Lot 31: RICHARD DIEBENKORN | Blue
October 27, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Woodcut printed in colors, 1984, initialed in pencil, dated, numbered 164/200 (total edition includes 20 artist's proofs), on Mitsumata paper, with the blindstamp of the publisher, Crown Point Press, Oakland, framed
The print is in good condition. There is a one inch horizontal crease into the image at center right. A three inch vertical printer's crease visible at upper center. Inconspicuous soft creasing at upper left and lower right corners. The verso in good condition, only partially examined. There are two remnants of previous hinging tape visible at upper left and right corners. Adhered to mat with archival hinging paper.
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Dimensions: image: 1025 by 630 mm 40 3/8 by 24 3/4 in