gouache and charcoal on paper
30.00 in. (76.20 cm.) (height) by 22.09 in. (56.10 cm.) (width)
signed with the artist's initials and dated 'RD 81' (lower right)
New York, M. Knoedler & Co., Richard Diebenkorn, January 1982 (as Untitled #9). San Francisco, John Berggruen Gallery, Richard Diebenkorn: Works on Paper, 1970-1983, May-June 1983. New York, Marisa del Re Gallery, Nine Contemporary American Masters, September-October 1983, n.p. (illustrated). Los Angeles, University of California, Fisher Gallery, Richard Diebenkorn: Works on Paper from the Harry W. and Mary Margaret Anderson Collection, March-April 1993, p. 88. Santa Clara, Triton Museum of Art, A Bay Area Connection: Works from the Anderson Collection, November 1995-February 1996, no. 21. New York, The Whitney Museum of American Art; Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Richard Diebenkorn, October 1997-January 1999, p. 232, no. 187 (illustrated). San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Celebrating Modern Art: The Anderson Collection, October 2000-February 2001, pp. 330 and 360, no. 65, pl. 196 (illustrated). San Francisco Museum of Fine Arts, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, Richard Diebenkorn: Clubs and Spades, January-April 2002, p. 1, no. 24 (illustrated). Anderson Collection at Stanford University, Salon Style: Collected Marks on Paper, March-August 2018.
P. Frank, "New York Reviews: Richard Diebenkorn, Knoedler," Art News, April 1982, p. 220. "Ocean View," Museums New York, Fall 1997, p. 22. Promenade Magazine, October 1997, p. 184 (illustrated). S. May, "Diebenkorn: A Different Drummer," World and I, February 1998. "Richard Diebenkorn," Phillips Collection: News and Events, May-June 1998, p. 7. M. Pops, "Diebenkorn in the Age of Rauschenberg," Salgamundi, Fall 1998, no. 120. "Celebrating Modern Art: The Anderson Collection," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Member's Guide, 2000, n.p. D. Ross, Celebrating Modern Art: Highlights of the Anderson Collection, San Francisco, 2000, n.p (illustrated). San Francisco Museum of Modern Art with the Anderson Collection, Art as Experiment, Art as Experience: An Exploration of 15 Works, CD-ROM, San Francisco, 2000. J. Livingston and A. Liguori, eds., Richard Diebenkorn, The Catalogue Raisonné, Volume Four: Catalogue Entries 3762-5197, New Haven and London, 2016, p. 326, no. 4500 (illustrated).
M. Knoedler & Co., New York Private collection, Connecticut, 1982 Private collection, New York Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 1 May 1985, lot 45 Acquired at the above sale by the present owner