14 May 2014
Richard Pettibone (b. 1938)
Roy Lichtenstein "Seductive Girl" 1964
signed, titled and dated 'Roy Lichtenstein Seductive Girl 1964 R. Pettibone 1969' (on the stretcher).
acrylic and silkscreen on canvas
6 1/8 x 7 3/8 in. (15.3 x 18.8 cm.)
Executed in 1969.
Leo Castelli Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2009
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I. Berry and M. Duncan, eds., Richard Pettibone, A Restrospective, exh. cat., Montreal, 2005, p. 75 (illustrated in color).
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