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1912 - 2004
signed and dated '77
watercolor and graphite on paper
12⅛ by 12⅛ in. 30.8 by 30.8 cm.
framed: 20¼ by 20¼ in. 51.4 by 51.4 cm.
This work is in very good condition overall. The upper and lower edges are deckled. There are artist pinholes in the upper two corners of the sheet. Under close inspection there is some evidence of pale time-staining to the sheet with some associated fading to the image. Under further close inspection there are minor unobtrusive creases throughout. Under very close inspection there are two tears along the bottom left vertical edge, one minute and the other less than an inch in size. Under further very close inspection there are pinpoint spot accretions, brown in color, scattered throughout. The sheet is hinged verso to the mat along the top edge. Framed under Plexiglas.
The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.
Pace Gallery, New York
Irving Galleries, Palm Beach
Private Collection, Chicago
Private Collection, Burlingame
Tiffany Bell, Ed., Agnes Martin: Catalogue Raisonné: Works on Paper, New York 2019, no. 1977.036 WP, n.p., illustrated in color