14 November 2007
Wayne Thiebaud (b. 1920)
Park Place Study
signed, titled and dated 'PARK PLACE STUDY Thiebaud 1992' (on the reverse)
oil on panel
10¾ x 12¾ in. (27.3 x 32.4 cm.)
Painted in 1992.
Paul Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1996
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Park Place Study is the study for the major painting, Park Place, 1993. Park Place was featured in the 2000-2001 traveling museum exhibition Wayne Thiebaud, A Paintings Retrospective.
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