Property from the Collection of John M. and Elly B. Beard
REFERENDUM '70 (AXSOM 49)
Screenprint in colors, 1970, signed in pencil, dated and numbered 54/200 (total edition includes 15 artist's proofs), on wove paper, with the blindstamp of the printer and publisher, Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles, and with their inkstamp on the verso, framed
image: 810 by 810 mm 31⅞ by 31⅞ in
sheet: 1015 by 1015 mm 40 by 40 in
With full margins, in good condition apart from some very slight scuff marks in the black ink (only visible in a raking light) and minor surface soiling in the lower margin. A soft horizontal crease along the lower right sheet edge and a few finger marks with associated fox marks in the margins. Very pale discoloration along extreme sheet edges.
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