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PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

Richard Diebenkorn
SEATED MAN
Estimate
400,000600,000
LOT SOLD. 482,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
156

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

Richard Diebenkorn
SEATED MAN
Estimate
400,000600,000
LOT SOLD. 482,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Richard Diebenkorn
1922 - 1993
SEATED MAN
signed with the artist's initials and dated 56; signed, titled and dated 1956 on the reverse
oil on canvas
22 by 20 in. 55.9 by 50.8 cm.
Executed in 1956, this work will be included in the forthcoming Richard Diebenkorn Catalogue Raisonné and is registered under estate number RD 1644.
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Provenance

Poindexter Gallery, New York (acquired in 1958)
Ray S. Kashden, Neponsit, New York (acquired in 1958)
Private Collection, New York (acquired from the above in April 1959)
By descent to the present owner from the above

Exhibited

San Francisco Museum of Art, Painting and Sculpture Now, April - May 1957, cat. no. 69
New York, Poindexter Gallery, Recent Paintings, February – March 1958, no. 14
San Francisco, M. H. de Young Memorial Museum, Richard Diebenkorn: Paintings 1961–1963, September - October 1963
Montreal, United States Embassy, Art in Embassies, January - December 1967 (Extended Loan)

Catalogue Note

"It may seem momentarily magical that shapes, colors and variously applied paint can have the power autonomously that they do; but for power and magic man's painted image is supreme." - Richard Diebenkorn (Unpublished Studio Notes, undated note, Collection of Phyllis Diebenkorn)

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