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SFMOMA LAUNCHES COLLECTIONS CAMPAIGN WITH 195 PROMISED GIFTS OF ART FROM BAY AREA COLLECTORS INCLUDING MAJOR WORKS BY POLLOCK, NAUMAN, SMITH, BEUYS, AND SHERMAN

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    Jackson Pollock, Black and White (Number 6), 1951; enamel on canvas; 56 x 45 in.; Promised gift of Helen and Charles Schwab; © 2011 Pollock-Krasner Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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    Shomei Tomatsu, Japan World Exposition, Osaka, 1970; dye transfer print; 10 3/8 in. x 15 1/2 in.; Promised gift of Randi and Bob Fisher; © Shomei Tomatsu

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    Joseph Beuys, Untitled (Vitrine with Four Objects/Plateau Central), 1962-1983; mixed media in painted wood, steel, and glass vitrine; 81 1/8 in. x 19 11/16 in. x 86 5/8 in.; Collection SFMOMA, fractional and promised gift of Norah and Norman Stone; © 2011 © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, Germany

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    Rineke Dijkstra, Montemor, Portugal, May 1, 1994, B, 1994, printed 1999; chromogenic print; 37 in. x 29 1/2 in.; Collection SFMOMA, fractional and promised gift of Robin Wright and Ian Reeves; © Rineke Dijkstra

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    Timothy H. O'Sullivan and William Bell, Wheeler Survey Album, 1870 – 1874; album of 50 albumen prints; 8 1/8 in. x 10 7/8 in.; Promised Gift of David Mahoney and Winn Ellis

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    Jeff Koons, Two-Ball Total Equilibrium Tank (Spalding Dr. J. Silver Series, Wilson Aggressor); 1985; glass, steel, sodium chloride reagent, distilled water, and basketballs; 63 in. x 36 13/16 in. x 12 13/16 in.; Collection SFMOMA, fractional and promised gift of Norah and Norman Stone in memory of John Caldwell; © Jeff Koons

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    Brice Marden, The Propitious Garden of Plane Image, First Version, 2000 – 2005; oil on linen; 42 in. x 144 in.; Promised gift of Helen and Charles Schwab; © 2011 Brice Marden / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; Image Courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

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    Roy McMakin, Untitled (A Chest of Drawers and a Daybed That Fit Together), 2004; wood, enamel paint, and upholstery; 52 in. x 34 in. x 40 in.; Collection SFMOMA, gift of Carla Emil and Rich Silverstein; © Roy McMakin / Courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York; photographer: Mark Woods

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    Sigmar Polke, Untitled, 1971; mixed media on paper mounted on canvas; 91 in. x 69 in.; Promised gift of Pat and Bill Wilson; © 2011 Estate of Sigmar Polke / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, Germany

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    Jackson Pollock, Square Pouring, 1948; oil on masonite; 24 x 24 in.; Promised gift of Helen and Charles Schwab; © 2011 Pollock-Krasner Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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    Ed Ruscha, Evil, 1973; artist's blood on red silk over wood stretcher; 20 in. x 24 in.; Promised gift of Robin Wright and Ian Reeves; © Ed Ruscha

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    David Smith, Voltri XII, 1962; steel; 86 3/4 in. x 49 3/4 in. x 13 1/2 in.; Promised gift of Helen and Charles Schwab; © Estate of David Smith / Licensed by VAGA, New York

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    Paul Strand, Untitled (Still Life of Cigarette Boxes with Bowl and Bottle), 1917; vintage platinum or satista print; 9 3/8 in. x 13 in.; Promised gift of Randi and Bob Fisher; © Aperture Foundation, Inc., Paul Strand Archive

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    Francis Bacon, Figure with Two Owls, Study for Velazquez, 1963; oil on canvas; 78 x 75 in.; Collection SFMOMA, fractional gift of Helen and Charles Schwab; © 2011 Estate of Francis Bacon / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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    Christopher Wool, Untitled, 2007; enamel on linen; 126 in. x 96 in.; Promised gift of Chara Schreyer; © Christopher Wool

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    Robert Rauschenberg, Untitled (Black Painting with Portal Form), 1952-1953; oil and newspaper on canvas; 51 1/8 in. x 54 1/4 in.; Promised gift of an anonymous donor; © Estate of Robert Rauschenberg / Licensed by VAGA, New York

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    Yves Klein, Blue Sponge Relief (RE 29), 1957; pure pigment with synthetic resin, natural sponges and pebbles on board; 39 3/8 in. x 40 in.; Promised gift of Helen and Charles Schwab; © 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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