Lot 132: BO BARTLETT, (AMERICAN, B. 1955), "STUDY FOR R."
December 6, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
(american, b. 1955)
"STUDY FOR R."
Signed, titled and dated Sept. 1986 bottom center, signed again with the artist''s ''IGN'' stamp bottom right, charcoal, pastel and pencil on paper.
15 x 22 in. (38.1 x 55.9cm)
Private Collection, California (acquired directly from the above circa 1992).
With pale time staining. All four edges have remnants of adhesive from previous hinging method and exhibit faint skinning from removal of the adhesive. At top left corner, there is a 1/2 inch faint gray stray line of surface soilling. At bottom horizontal edge at right, there is some loss to the paper, measuring approx. 3 inches in length and approx 1/4 inches or less in depth. There is also a 3/4 inch diagonal tear in this same area. Otherwise in good condition. Hinged to the support with white paper tape in three places verso at top horizontal edge.
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