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Identification and Creation
Object Number
Richard Tuttle, American (Rahway, NJ born 1941)
Drawing for Cloth Work #2
Work Type
Creation Place: North America, United States
Persistent Link
Physical Descriptions
Watercolor and graphite on off-white wove paper
35.1 x 27.3 cm (13 13/16 x 10 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • gallery label: backboard, center, paper and black and red ink, printed: SPERONE WESTWATER / 142 Greene Street New York 10012 / 212/431-3685 (fax) 941-1030 / Richard TUTTLE / "Drawing for Cloth Work, #2," 1967 / watercolor and graphite on bond paper / 13 3/4 x 10 3/4 in. (34.9 x 27.3 cm.) sheet / 19 3/4 x 16 13/16 in. (50.2 x 42.7 cm.) frame / SW 99055B
  • gallery label: backboard, l.c., paper and black and red ink, printed: SPERONE WESTWATER / 142 Greene Street New York 10012 / 212/431-3685 (fax) 941-1030 / Place each work 3 inches / from the next with center / height at 54 inches from / floor.
  • stamp: backboard, l.c., black ink, stamped: MINAGAWA ART LINES, INC. / 210 ELEVENTH AVE / NEW YORK NY 10001
  • inscription: backboard, u.c., graphite, inscribed: #2
Richard Tuttle, consigned; to [Sperone Westwater, New York, New York], 1999, sold; to Harvard University Art Museums, 2003.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Margaret Fisher Fund and Purchase through the generosity of Frances and John Bowes in honor of James Cuno
© Richard Tuttle
Accession Year
Object Number
Modern and Contemporary Art
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Perforated on left edge. Frames are handmade, white rubbed wood, by artist.
Publication History

Madeleine Grynsztejn, The Art of Richard Tuttle, exh. cat., San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (2005), Fig. 58

Exhibition History

Extreme Connoisseurship, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 12/08/2001 - 04/14/2002

Some Chromes, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 10/05/2002 - 01/25/2003

Richard Tuttle Retrospective, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, 07/02/2005 - 10/16/2005; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 11/10/2005 - 02/05/2006; Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, 03/18/2006 - 06/11/2006; Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, 07/15/2006 - 10/08/2006; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Chicago, 11/11/2006 - 02/04/2007; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, 03/18/2007 - 06/25/2007

32Q: 1100 60’s Experiment, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 10/13/2016 - 04/07/2017

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