RICHARD DIEBENKORN | #21 (PORTRAIT OF PHYLLIS); AND #36 (TABLE SETTING WITH FLOWERY TABLECLOTH)
6,000 - 8,000 USD
Private Collection, California
1922 - 1993
#21 (PORTRAIT OF PHYLLIS); AND #36 (TABLE SETTING WITH FLOWERY TABLECLOTH)
Two etchings, 1964-65, each initialed in pencil, dated '65' and '64' and inscribed '21' and '36' respectively, the first inscribed 'a.p.', an artist's proof aside from the numbered edition of 25, the second numbered 3/25, from 41 Etchings Drypoints, on Rives BFK wove paper, printed and published by Crown Point Press, San Francisco, framed (2 prints)
plate (smaller): 214 by 150 mm 8⅜ by 5⅞ in
plate (larger): 217 by 290 mm 8½ by 11⅜ in
The prints are in good condition and the sheets are full. '#21' with very pale discoloration at extreme sheet edges and an occasional tiny fox mark.
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