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Mid-century to Modern Art & Design

Tue, Mar 26, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 242

Richard Merkin "Nagasaki" Lithograph

Estimate: $150 - $300

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Richard Merkin (American, 1938-2009). Lithograph titled "Nagasaki" depicting a colorful abstract collection of scenes including a smoking rabbit, a nude woman, and a man with a briefcase. Pencil signed and editioned A.P. along the lower left.

Provenance: Merrill Chase Galleries, Chicago; Private Minnesota Collection.

Sight; height: 26 3/4 in x width: 39 1/4 in. Framed; height: 36 3/4 in x width: 49 in x depth: 1 in.

Condition

The colors are bold and bright. There are no visible creases, tears, or losses. There is light undulation to the sheet along the upper right quadrant. There is a minute spot of soiling along the top upper right margin. No signs of restoration under UV light. Not examined out of frame, heavy wear to the frame.

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