1928 - 1987
BEETHOVEN (SEE F. & S. II.390)
Screenprint in colors, 1987, signed in pencil on the verso by the printer, Rupert Jasen Smith, dated '1/25/1987' and inscribed 'Master Printer' and 'BAT 1/1', a bon a tirer proof aside from the numbered edition of 60 plus 15 artist's proofs, on Lenox Museum Board, published by Hermann Wünsche, Bonn, Germany, framed
sheet: 1015 by 1016 mm 40 by 40 in
The print is in good condition apart from numerous surface scuffs and printing inconsistencies in the grey and white. The verso with stray ink and adhesive remains at sheet edges.
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