Tom Wesselmann (1931-2004)
    Study for Proposed Seascape Reclining Nude, 1963
    Acrylic and pencil on board
    9-7/8 x 15-1/4 inches (25.1 x 38.7 cm) (sheet)
    Signed and dated lower right: Wesselmann 63
    Titled, dated, and inscribed verso: D-132 - Study for Proposed Seascape Reclining Nude, ca. 1963 6-3/4 x 11-7/16" pencil & Liquitex on bristol board

    Jack Glenn Gallery, Laguna Beach, California;
    Mr. Frank Thomas;
    Estate of Kathleen Gallant Stuart.

    We wish to thank the Tom Wesselmann Studio for help in cataloguing this work, which is listed in their archives.

    Condition Report*:

    There is slight toning throughout, with mat burn visible when out of the frame; the pigments are lightly faded; otherwise, no other major apparent condition issues; the work is unmounted, and secured to the mount with corner holders, matted and framed under glass. Framed Dimensions 17.75 X 23 Inches

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