Collection Highlights

Selected Works from the Fisher Collection

Below is a small sampling of works that were featured in the 2010 exhibition Calder to Warhol: Introducing the Fisher Collection. See more of the Fisher Collection in the exhibition catalogue, available at the MuseumStore.

 


Alexander Calder, Double Gong, 1953; metal and paint; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © 2010 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; photo: Ian Reeves Alexander Calder, Double Gong, 1953; metal and paint; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © 2010 Calder Foundation, New York/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; photo: Ian Reeves
Chuck Close, Agnes, 1998; oil on canvas; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Chuck Close, courtesy PaceWildenstein, New York; photo: Ellen Page Wilson Chuck Close, Agnes, 1998; oil on canvas; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Chuck Close, courtesy PaceWildenstein, New York; photo: Ellen Page Wilson
Philip Guston, As It Goes, 1978; oil on canvas; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © The Estate of Philip Guston; photo: courtesy The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection Philip Guston, As It Goes, 1978; oil on canvas; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © The Estate of Philip Guston; photo: courtesy The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection
Ellsworth Kelly, Red Green, 1968; oil on canvas, two joined panels; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Ellsworth Kelly; photo: courtesy The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection Ellsworth Kelly, Red Green, 1968; oil on canvas, two joined panels; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Ellsworth Kelly; photo: courtesy The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection
Anselm Kiefer, Melancholia, 1990–91; lead and crystal; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Anselm Kiefer; photo: Ian Reeves Anselm Kiefer, Melancholia, 1990–91; lead and crystal; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Anselm Kiefer; photo: Ian Reeves
Lee Krasner, Polar Stampede, 1961; oil on canvas; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Pollock-Krasner Foundation / ARS, New York; photo: Ian Reeves Lee Krasner, Polar Stampede, 1961; oil on canvas; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Pollock-Krasner Foundation/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; photo: Ian Reeves
Roy Lichtenstein, Live Ammo (Tzing), 1962; oil on canvas; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein; photo: Ian  Reeves Roy Lichtenstein, Live Ammo ("Tzing"), 1962; oil on canvas; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein; photo: Ian Reeves
Brice Marden, The Sisters, 1991–93; oil on linen; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Brice Marden / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; photo: courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York Brice Marden, The Sisters, 1991–93; oil on linen; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Brice Marden/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; photo: courtesy Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Agnes Martin, Night Sea, 1963; oil and gold leaf on canvas; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © 2010 Agnes Martin / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; photo: courtesy The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection Agnes Martin, Night Sea, 1963; oil and gold leaf on canvas; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © 2010 Agnes Martin/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; photo: courtesy The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection
Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen, Geometric Apple Core, 1991; stainless steel, urethane foam, urethane shell, and latex paint; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen; photo: Ian Reeves Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen, Geometric Apple Core, 1991; stainless steel, urethane foam, urethane shell, and latex paint; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen; photo: Ian Reeves
Richard Serra, 1-1-1-1, 1969; hot rolled steel; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Richard Serra / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; photo: courtesy Gagosian Gallery Cy Twombly, Note 1 (from the series III Notes from Salalah), 2005–2007; acrylic on wood panel; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Cy Twombly; photo: courtesy Gagosian Gallery, New York Richard Serra, 1-1-1-1, 1969; hot rolled steel; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Richard Serra/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; photo: courtesy Gagosian Gallery
Cy Twombly, Note 1 (from the series III Notes from Salalah), 2005–2007; acrylic on wood panel; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Cy Twombly; photo: courtesy Gagosian Gallery, New York Cy Twombly, Note 1 (from the series III Notes from Salalah), 2005–2007; acrylic on wood panel; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Cy Twombly; photo: courtesy Gagosian Gallery, New York
Andy Warhol, Triple Elvis, 1963; silkscreen ink and spray paint on linen; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts / ARS, New York; photo: courtesy Gagosian Gallery, New York Andy Warhol, Triple Elvis, 1963; silkscreen ink and spray paint on linen; The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at SFMOMA; © Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts/ARS, New York; photo: courtesy Gagosian Gallery, New York