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    Richard A. Hambleton (Canadian, 1952-2017)
    Meow, 2003
    Watercolor and pencil on paper
    23-3/8 x 15-1/2 inches (59.4 x 39.4 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: R. Hambleton 03

    Richard Hambleton, aka Shadowman, lit up New York's dangerous 1980s streets with darkness: "I painted the town black," he said. Basquiat and Haring followed the lead of this two-time Venice Biennale veteran; in 1982, the Village Voice called his creations "the most talked-about art in New York." His cats could stand in for his notorious elusiveness.


    More information about Richard A. Hambleton, also known as Hambleton, Richard A., Richard A. Hambleton.

    Condition Report*: Buckling to the edges; 4" creases to the center; moderate handling creases to the edges. Hinged, matted and framed under glass.
    Framed Dimensions 29 X 21 Inches
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    July, 2019
    22nd-23rd Monday-Tuesday
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