The Collector's Eye: Property from the Collection of Dr. M. Wallace and Mrs. Faega Friedman
1922 - 1993
signed with the artist's initials and dated 62
ink on paper
17 by 13½ in. 43.2 by 34.3 cm.
framed: 20⅝ by 17⅝ in. 52.4 by 44.8 cm.
This work is in very good condition overall. Under extremely close inspection and only visible under raking light, there are some handling marks to the lower left quadrant of the composition. The sheet is intermittently throughout verso to the mat. Framed under glass.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Jane Livingston and Andrea Liguori, Eds., Richard Diebenkorn: The Catalogue Raisonné, Volume Four, New Haven 2016, cat. no. 5153, p. 494, illustrated in color