KEITH HARING | UNTITLED [BEST BUDDIES] (SEE L. P. 82)
1958 - 1990
UNTITLED [BEST BUDDIES] (SEE L. P. 82)
Screenprint in colors, 1987, inscribed 'Merry Christmas Beverly 1987 Love, Keith' in black ink, one of an unknown number of personally inscribed cards aside from the numbered edition of 200 plus 20 artist's proofs included in Pop Shop I, on Conventry rag paper, published by the artist, framed
image: 264 by 334 mm 10⅜ by 13⅛ in
sheet: 304 by 378 mm 11⅞ by 14⅞ in
With margins, in generally good condition apart from numerous inconspicuous flattened creases, some with touches of in-painting, primarily in the purple and green. The margins with a repaired 3/4 inch tear at right and the corners slightly softened. (Spots of faint surface soiling on the verso.)
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