SOL LEWITT | NINE GEOMETRIC FIGURES (WHITE LINES ON BLACK) (KRAKOW 1982.01)
5,000 - 7,000 USD
Property from an Important Corporate Collection
1928 - 2007
NINE GEOMETRIC FIGURES (WHITE LINES ON BLACK) (KRAKOW 1982.01)
The complete set of ten screenprints in black and white, 1982, each signed in pencil and inscribed 'AP 10/10', artist's proofs aside from the numbered edition of 25, on wove paper, published by Multiples, Inc., New York, framed (10 prints)
images approx.: 508 by 508 mm 20 by 20 in
sheets approx.: 540 by 540 mm 21¼ by 21¼ in
With margins, each sheet trimmed (Krakow calls for sheet dimensions of 559 by 559 mm), with discoloration and soiling in the margins, time-stain at sheet edges and versos slightly toned. (Some minor rubbing in margins.) Several with slightly uneven sheet edges, some minuscule fox marks on the verso, a few tiny nicks in sheet edges and an occasional inconspicuous scuff in the black. At least three also with a few tiny spots of dried adhesive at extreme sheet edges. (Five prints examined out of frames.)
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