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    Vernon Fisher (b. 1943)
    Observing the Memory of Water, 1985
    Oil and acrylic on plywood
    24 x 24-1/2 x 2-3/4 inches (61.0 x 62.2 x 7.0 cm)
    Signed, titled, and dated on the reverse: Vernon Fisher 1985 Observing the Memory of Water

    PROVENANCE:
    Gladstone Gallery, New York;
    Private collection, Washington, D.C., acquired from the above, 1986.


    Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000.

    Condition Report*: Minor craquelure running with the grain of the wood, most noticeable in the center of the work; minor edge wear along the lower edge; otherwise, there do not appear to be any major condition issues affecting this work.
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    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    May
    23rd Thursday 12:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    May
    23rd Thursday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 77001-77151) - 1:00 PM Central Time, Thursday, May 23, 2019 (11:00 AM Pacific Time).
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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Beverly Hills
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    Beverly Hills, CA 90212

    Current Bid:
    $2,200
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