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Richard Marshall Merkin (American, 1938-2009) Art and Perfume #13

Auction:
3057M
Lot:
184
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3057M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 24, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, 1938-2009)

Art and Perfume #13 Signed "merkin" l.r., titled within the composition, titled and dated "1968" on a label from Obelisk Gallery, Boston, affixed to the backing board. Collage and mixed media on paper, 24 x 29 in., framed.
Condition: Scattered minor handling creases, not examined out of frame.

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


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Joan Sonnabend, Richard Marshall Merkin, Feminine hygiene, Merkin, Obelisk, Sonnabend, Visual arts, Wigs

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