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Christopher Wool

Black Book

Estimate:

20,000

to
- 30,000 USD

Christopher Wool

Christopher Wool

Black Book

Black Book

Estimate:

20,000

to
- 30,000 USD

Lot sold:

23,940

USD

Christopher Wool

b.1955

Black Book


The complete book, comprising 17 screenprints, 1989, signed in black pen and numbered 237/350 on the justification page (total edition includes eight artist's proofs), inscribed in pencil 'For Rachel Thanks Thanks Thanks Christopher March '96' on the first page, on smooth wove paper, published by Thea Westreich, New York, and Gisella Capitain, Cologne, bound (as issued), in the original black paper-covered boards (17 prints)

sheets: 577 by 397 mm 22¾ by 15⅝ in

The book is in good condition. The sheets with extremely faint discoloration at the sheet edges and an occasional very minor handling crease. The first page with specks of stray ink. The cover with some scuffing, spots of wear and faint damp-stain.


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