RICHARD DIEBENKORN (1922-1993)
RICHARD DIEBENKORN (1922-1993)
RICHARD DIEBENKORN (1922-1993)
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RICHARD DIEBENKORN (1922-1993)

Berkeley #16

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RICHARD DIEBENKORN (1922-1993)
Berkeley #16
signed with the artist’s initials and dated ‘RD 54’ (lower right); signed and titled ‘R Diebenkorn Berkeley #16’ (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
55 5/8 x 46 in. (141.3 x 116.8 cm.)
Painted in 1954.
Provenance
Paul Kantor Gallery, Los Angeles
Nell Sinton, San Francisco, 1956
Mr. and Mrs. Max Zurier, Beverly Hills, circa late 1950s
Donald M. Feuerstein, Bethesda, 1984
M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1989
Literature
A. Halbfinger, "Diebenkorn Presents Excellent One-Man Show," The Washington Post, 15 November 1964.
N. Marmer, "Los Angeles: Richard Diebenkorn at James Corcoran," Art in America, July-August 1975, p. 110.
J. Livingston and A. Liguori, eds., Richard Diebenkorn: The Catalogue Raisonné, Volume Two, Catalogue Entries 1-1534, New Haven and London, 2016, p. 517, no. 1340 (illustrated).
S. Nicholas, Richard Diebenkorn: A Retrospective, New York, 2019, p. 48 (illustrated).
Exhibited
Los Angeles, Paul Kantor Gallery, Richard Diebenkorn, March-April 1954.
San Francisco Museum of Art, Three Bay Region Artists: Ruth Armer, Richard Diebenkorn, Ralph Du Casse, August-September 1954.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, College of Fine and Applied Arts, Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture, February-April 1955, pl. 40 (illustrated).
Pasadena Art Museum, Richard Diebenkorn, September-October 1960, no. 13 (illustrated).
Pasadena Art Museum, Mr. and Mrs. Max Zurier Collection, April-May 1963, no. 17.
The Washington Gallery of Modern Art; New York, The Jewish Museum and Newport Beach, Pavilion Gallery, Richard Diebenkorn, November 1964-April1965, p. 34, no. 17 (illustrated).
San Francisco, John Berggruen Gallery, Richard Diebenkorn: Early Abstract Works, 1948-1955, March-April 1975.
La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, Paintings from the Zurier Collection, May-June 1976.
Buffalo, Albright Knox Art Gallery; Cincinnati Art Museum; Washington, D.C., Corcoran Gallery of Art; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Los Angeles County Museum of Art and Oakland Museum, Richard Diebenkorn Paintings and Drawings, 1943-1976, November 1976-November 1977, p. 23, no. 21, fig. 37 (illustrated).
San Francisco, John Berggruen Gallery, The Zurier Collection, March-May 1984, p. 15, no. 9 (illustrated).
New York, M. Knoedler & Co., Inc, New Acquisitions, December 1988-January 1989.
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