The sketchbook as ‘a portable studio’.


Richard Diebenkorn’s life and work show up in his sketchbooks. Kept throughout his career as an artist and teacher.


Various Materials


Artist: Richard Diebenkorn (1922-1993)


See sketchbooks 1-29 at the Cantor Arts Center, Stanford, Interactive Web Site.


Thumbnail image on Index Page, Richard Diebenkorn, “Untitled” from Sketchbook #10, page 13 (1943-1993), gouache and watercolor on paper (gift of Phyllis Diebenkorn, © The Richard Diebenkorn Foundation)