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Richard Estes (b. 1932)
UNTITLED, 1978
graphite on paper
Sheet: 6 by 8 in. (15.2 by 20.3 cm.); Framed: 12 1/2 by 14 1/8 in. (31.8 by 35.9 cm.)
Executed in 1978.
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Provenance

Allan Stone Gallery, New York

Exhibited

New York, Allan Stone Projects, 'Draughtsmanship: Selected Drawings from the Allan Stone Collection,' March - April 2018

Catalogue Note

Richard Estes is one of the foremost Photo Realist painters and was given his first solo exhibition at the Allan Stone Gallery in 1968. He was greatly influenced by the realist painting and drawing of Edgar Degas, Edward Hopper, and Thomas Eakins when he studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Estes is the recipient of a National Council for the Arts fellowship and is a member of the National Academy of Design. His works can be found in numerous collections, including the Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, and the Whitney Museum of American Art.

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