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Richard Marshall Merkin (American, 1938-2009) Art and Perfume #2

Auction:
3049T
Lot:
1518
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3049T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 17, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, 1938-2009)

Art and Perfume #2
Signed and titled "merkin..." l.r., titled and dated "...1967" on a label from Obelisk Gallery, Boston, affixed to the backing board.
Collage and mixed media on paper, 20 x 26 1/2 in., framed.
Condition: Toning, rippling, handling creases to l.r., scattered adhesive residue, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: The estate of Joan Sonnabend, Boston, Massachusetts.
Estimate $400-800


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Joan Sonnabend, Richard Marshall Merkin, Feminine hygiene, Merkin, Wigs

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