Owned by a Connecticut Collector
POOL MADE WITH PAPER AND BLUE INK FOR BOOK (M.C.A.T. 234)
Lithograph printed in colors, 1980, signed in pencil, dated and numbered 919/1000 (total edition includes 100 artist's proofs), on Arches Cover mould-made paper, with the blindstamp of the publisher, Tyler Graphics Ltd., Mount Kisco, New York, contained in the original cloth-covered folder, accompanied by the book, also signed in red ink and stamp-numbered 919 on the colophon, contained in the original cloth-covered slipcase
sheet: 267 by 229 mm 10½ by 9 in
overall: 287 by 245 by 28 mm 11¼ by 9⅝ by 1⅛ in
The full sheet, in good condition apart from very pale discoloration at extreme sheet edges. Verso slightly toned and with remains from prior hinges at top corners, one with associated adhesive stain showing slightly through. (Spine of the folder and book and the edges of the slipcase with slight discoloration. Slipcase also with a few spots of surface soiling and minor wear at corners.)
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