RICHMOND BURTON | ROSE
RICHMOND BURTON | ROSE
RICHMOND BURTON | ROSE
RICHMOND BURTON | ROSE
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This lot offered without reserve

RICHMOND BURTON | ROSE

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

This lot offered without reserve

RICHMOND BURTON | ROSE

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Lot Sold:16,250USD

Lot Details

Description

RICHMOND BURTON

b.1960

ROSE


signed, titled, dated 1991 and inscribed DAT ROSA MEL ARIBUS, 'The rose gives bees honey' from Robert Fludd's Clavis

oil on linen

73¼ by 100½ in. (186 by 255 cm.)


PROVENANCE

Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

Acquired from the above by the present owner in December 1991

Condition Report

This work is in very good condition overall. There are scattered areas of minor pigment separation due to the artist's chosen media and visible upon close inspection. Under ultraviolet light, there is no evidence of restoration. Unframed.


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Cataloguing

Provenance

Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

Acquired from the above by the present owner in December 1991


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