This 1956 graphite portrait of San Francisco based figurative artist Richard Diebenkorn entitled Diebenkorn
is by Bay Area artist John Nicolini (1923-2014). He studied at CCAC, earning a BA in Fine Art in the late 1950s. He worked as a commercial and graphic designer, owning a graphic arts firm for 40 years. He exhibited widely throughout Northern California, including at the de Young Museum in SF.
Graphite on Paper
Titled and dated lower right. Framed in a wide faced contemporary wood frame in a pale wash using 8-ply archival matting behind conservation clear glass. Good vintage condition.