Ocean Park No. 16

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Richard Diebenkorn (American, 1922–1993)
Ocean Park No. 16, 1968
Oil on canvas
93 × 76 in. (236.22 × 193.04 cm)
Gift of Jane Bradley Pettit M1974.218
Photo credit: Diebenkorn Foundation
© Estate of Richard Diebenkorn
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Publication History
Bancroft, Sarah C., Richard Diebenkorn, Susan Landauer, Peter Levitt, and Anna Brouwer. Richard Diebenkorn: The Ocean Park Series. Newport Beach, California: Orange County Museum of Art, 2011, p. 71, color pl.14.

Milwaukee Art Museum. Building a Masterpiece: Milwaukee Art Museum. New York: Hudson Hill Press, 2001, p. 155, color illus.

Elderfield, John. Richard Diebenkorn. London: Whitechapel Art Gallery, 1991, color illus. no. 37.

Herrington, Bev, ed. Painting from the San Francisco Bay Area. Oshkosh, Wisconsin: Paine Art Center and Arboretum, 1988, cat. 14, b/w illus. p 51.

Nordland, Gerald. Richard Diebenkorn. New York: Rizzoli Press International, 1987, p. 151ff, color illus. p. 150.

Goldstein, Rosalie, ed. Guide to the Permanent Collection. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Art Museum, 1986, p. 217, color illus. p. 217.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Art in Los Angeles: Seventeen Artists in the Sixties. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1981, cat. 46.

Buck, Robert R. Jr. et al. Richard Diebenkorn : Paintings and drawings, 1943–1976. Buffalo, New York: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1976, cat. 63.

Milwaukee Art Center. Personal Selections from the Mrs. Harry Lynde Bradley Collection. New Orleans: Bradley Family Foundation, 1975, color illus. p. 101.
Exhibition History
Richard Diebenkorn: The Ocean Park Series, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, Texas, September 25, 2011–January 22, 2012; Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California, February 26–May 27, 2012; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., June 30–September 23, 2012.

Richard Diebenkorn, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, October 4–December 1, 1991; Fundacion Jaun March, December 16, 1991–February 29, 1992; Frankfurter Kunstverein, March 26–May 26, 1992; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, September 13, 1992–November 1, 1992, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, November 19, 1992–January 24, 1993.

Painting from the San Francisco Bay Area, Paine Art Center and Arboretum, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, September 25-November 20, 1988; Lakeview Museum of Arts and Sciences, Peoria, Illinois, January 8-February 12, 1989.

Art in Los Angeles: Seventeen Artists in the Sixties, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, July 21-October 4, 1981.

Richard Diebenkorn: Paintings & Drawings, 1943-1976, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, November 12, 1976-January 9, 1977; subsequent traveling show through November 27, 1977, cat. 63.


This information is subject to change as the result of ongoing research.