Richard Marshall Merkin (American, 1938-2009)
Yamekraw, An Original Composition
Signed "Merkin" l.r., titled within the composition, with a label from Obelisk Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, affixed to the reverse.
Tempera on board, 48 x 71 3/4 in. (121.9 x 182.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Scattered small paint losses, craquelure to u.r., not examined out of frame.
Provenance: The estate of Joan Sonnabend, Boston, Massachusetts.
Framed dimensions: 48 1/2 x 72 in.
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