PHILIP GUSTON | PAINTER
1913 - 1980
Lithograph, 1979-81, with the artist's estate stamp and numbered 50/50 in pencil (total edition includes 11 artist's proofs), on Arches Cover paper, with the blindstamp of the printer and publisher, Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles, and with their inkstamp on the verso, framed
sheet: 815 by 1082 mm 32⅛ by 42⅝ in
The print is in good condition and the sheet is full. Very faint discoloration at the sheet edges and an inconspicuous handling crease in the left margin. (The verso with a few spots of pale surface soiling and several small hinge remnants, pressing slightly through.)
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