Joan Brown

1938-1990, American

"Nude with Plaid Blanket," 1975

Acrylic and graphite on paper under Plexiglas
Signed, dated, and titled lower center: Joan Brown
24" H x 36" W

  • Provenance: Sale: Butterfield & Buttefield, San Francisco/Los Angeles, October 26, 1995, Lot 2505
    Property of a Rancho Mirage Collection
  • Exhibited: Palm Springs, CA, Palm Springs Museum of Art, "Bay Area Works on Paper," May 28 - October 23, 2005.
  • Condition: Generally good condition. Artist's pinholes in the four corners. Handling creases lightly scattered throughout, the largest, a 6" vertical crease in the paper upper center. Two tiny scuffs to the paper with paint loss lower left corner. Minor dust accumulation scattered throughout. Framed floating and hinged to the back mat. Not examined out of the frame.

    Frame: 39" H x 51" W x 1.75" D

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