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    BURGOYNE DILLER (American, 1906-1965)
    Untitled (Early Geometric), 1934
    Oil on canvas
    20 x 24 inches (50.8 x 61.0 cm)
    Signed and dated on the reverse: diller, 5-26-34

    PROVENANCE:
    Meredith Long & Company, Houston
    Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York
    Private Collection, Dallas

    EXHIBITED:
    Burgoyne Diller: The 1930's, Cubism to Abstraction, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, November 8, 2001 - January 12, 2002

    LITERATURE:
    Burgoyne Diller: The 1930's, Cubism to Abstraction, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, p. 25




    Condition Report*: Re-lined canvas. Frame abrasions on all four edges with inpainting; scattered areas of  inpainting in the upper white background above red line and to the right of yellow line, most notably a 1.5" x 1" area; two points of inpainting in mid region of yellow line and areas of inpainting beneath lower horizontal black and above red line to stablize craquelure; two small areas of inpainting in between black vertical lines; three very minor areas of inpainting  beneath upper black horizontal line in between the two black vertical lines; pinpoints of paintloss in larger black  vertical line; visible craquelure throughout.
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    Auction Dates
    October, 2010
    27th Wednesday
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