Lot 2: ETEL ADNAN | California
October 20, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: oil on canvas
Condition: This work is in very good condition. Some minute paint chips on the fold of the stretcher alongside the bottom right edge. Some light areas of dust across the light green top edge. Colours: The colours in the catalogue illustration are accurate. The blue tends towards a lighter sea blue, the olive green tends towards a stronger mustard green.
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Collection of the Artist, California
Collection of Jean Rigg, New York City (acquired directly from the above in the 1980s)
Acquired directly from the above by the present owner in 2015
Dimensions: 20.5 by 25.2cm.; 7 7/8 by 10in.
Medium: oil on canvas