ROY LICHTENSTEIN | SWEET DREAMS, BABY! (C. 39)
Standards of Excellence: The Blema and H. Arnold Steinberg Collection
1923 - 1997
SWEET DREAMS, BABY! (C. 39)
Screenprint in colors, 1965, signed in pencil and numbered 23/200, from 11 Pop Artists III, on wove paper, printed by Knickerbocker Machine and Foundry, Inc., published by Original Editions, New York, framed
image: 907 by 650 mm 35¾ by 25½ in
sheet: 955 by 702 mm 37⅝ by 27⅝ in
The full sheet, the print is in good condition apart from faint light-stain and a tiny area of surface soiling in the white area towards the lower left corner. The lower right corner is slightly rubbed, with two tiny, soft handling creases along the lower sheet edge.
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Collection of Nina Castelli Sundell, New York
Leo Castelli Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner in December 1993