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Wayne Thiebaud

Untitled (Portrait of Manuel Neri and Meringue), circa 1990

Oil on ceramic
5 × 4 1/4 × 1 3/4 in
12.7 × 10.8 × 4.4 cm
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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ARTIST MANUEL NERI

PROVENANCE: The artist; Collection of Manuel …

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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ARTIST MANUEL NERI

PROVENANCE: The artist; Collection of Manuel Neri, a gift from the above. NOTEWayne Thiebaud gave this small painting to Manuel Neri as a gift for his retirement. Manuel Neri created the frame and Thiebaud created the painting.

Condition Report: Speck of foxing along …

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Signed with the artist's heart monogram on the underside
Wayne Thiebaud
American, b. 1920
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Best known for his paintings of cakes, pies, pastries, and toys, Wayne Thiebaud hadn’t planned on …

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Best known for his paintings of cakes, pies, pastries, and toys, Wayne Thiebaud hadn’t planned on becoming a visual artist. He apprenticed as a cartoonist at Walt Disney studios and intended to work as a commercial illustrator, but his friend Robert Mallary turned him towards a career in fine art. Thiebaud was …

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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ARTIST MANUEL NERI

PROVENANCE: The artist; Collection of Manuel …

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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ARTIST MANUEL NERI

PROVENANCE: The artist; Collection of Manuel Neri, a gift from the above. NOTEWayne Thiebaud gave this small painting to Manuel Neri as a gift for his retirement. Manuel Neri created the frame and Thiebaud created the painting.

Condition Report: Speck of foxing along …

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Image rights
Courtesy of Heritage Auctions
Signature
Signed with the artist's heart monogram on the underside
Wayne Thiebaud
American, b. 1920
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Best known for his paintings of cakes, pies, pastries, and toys, Wayne Thiebaud hadn’t planned on …

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Best known for his paintings of cakes, pies, pastries, and toys, Wayne Thiebaud hadn’t planned on becoming a visual artist. He apprenticed as a cartoonist at Walt Disney studios and intended to work as a commercial illustrator, but his friend Robert Mallary turned him towards a career in fine art. Thiebaud was …

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Wayne Thiebaud

Untitled (Portrait of Manuel Neri and Meringue), circa 1990

Oil on ceramic
5 × 4 1/4 × 1 3/4 in
12.7 × 10.8 × 4.4 cm
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