Leo Castelli Gallery, New York Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2009
Laguna Art Museum, Richard Pettibone: A Retrospective, March - May 2006, p. 107, illustrated in color Tate St Ives; Bordeaux, CAPC Musée d'Art Contemporain, If Everybody had an Ocean: Brain Wilson, May 2007 - March 2008
This work is in very good condition overall. The canvas is unlined. Only visible under very close inspection and raking light, there is evidence of a few, very minor unobtrusive surface accretions. Under Ultraviolet light inspection, there is no evidence of restoration. Framed under Plexiglas.
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