Berkeley #66
Artwork: Berkeley #66
Size: 105.7 x 93 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1956
Marks: Signed with the artist's initials and dated 'R.D. 56' lower right; further signed, titled and dated 'R. DIEBENKORN 1956 BERKELEY #66' on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Paul Kantor Gallery, Los Angeles (acquired circa 1956); Private Collection (acquired circa 1956); Private Collection (acquired in 1976) Robert Aichele Gallery, Menlo Park (acquired circa 1977); Christie's, New York, May 3, 1995, lot 5; John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco; James Corocoran Gallery, Los Angeles and Acquavella Galleries, New York (acquired at the previous sale) Elizabeth and L.J. Cella, Kentfield, California (acquired in 1995); Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York (acquired in 2007); Private Collection (acquired from the previous in 2007); Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York (acquired in 2010; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2010
Exhibition history: San Francisco Museum of Art, Seventy-Fifth Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association, March 29 - May 6, 1956, n.p. (incorrect work illustrated) Sacramento, Crocker Art Museum, 100 Years of California Landscape, July 31, 1987 - July 31, 1988San Francisco, John Berggruen Gallery, Richard Diebenkorn: Selected Works from 1949-1991, March 21 - April 27, 1996 New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth; Washington, D.C., The Phillips Collection; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Richard Diebenkorn, October 9, 1997 - January 19, 1999, no. 17, p. 272 (illustrated, p. 45) San Francisco, M. H. de Young Memorial Museum, Richard Diebenkorn: The Berkeley Years 1953-1966, June 22 - September 29, 2013, pl. 39, p. 246 (illustrated, p. 118)New York, Acquavella Galleries, California Landscapes: Richard Diebenkorn | Wayne Thiebaud, February 1 - March 16, 2018

Phillips New York

Date: 2019-11-14
Lot Number: 21
Low Estimate: $3500000 [-17%]
High Estimate: $4500000 [-35%]
Hammer Price: $2900000
Sold For: $3500000