1923 - 2015
BLACK WHITE BLACK (AXSOM 63)
Lithograph printed in white and two shades of black, 1970, signed in pencil and numbered 38/75 (total edition includes nine artist's proofs), on Special Arjomari wove paper, with the blindstamp of the printer and publisher, Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles, and with their inkstamp on the verso, framed
sheet: 1073 by 760 mm 42¼ by 30 in
A few small scratches in the black at top, some in-painted, the longest measuring 1 inch, and an occasional faint scuff. The sheet edges with several small nicks and hard creases, two broken through in the left corners, and faint discoloration, including damp-stain at bottom. A scratch and associated thinned spot at right of numbering.
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