1925 - 2008
Offset lithograph and screenprint in colors transferred to collage of paper bag, cheesecloth, China silk, silk, and satin, 1974, signed in pencil, dated and inscribed ‘AP IX’, an artist’s proof aside from the numbered edition of 31, from Hoarfrost Editions, published by Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles, framed
overall approx.: 1744 by 898 mm 68⅝ by 35⅜ in
The work is in generally good condition except the colors are attenuated and some adhesive stain, showing very slightly through. (Pale discoloration at edges and some creases and frayed edges, possibly inherent.) (Not examined out of frame due to size.)
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