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Ed Ruscha (American, b. 1937) Every Building on the Sunset Strip/A Book

Auction:
2673B
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$780$650

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2673B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 20, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Ed Ruscha (American, b. 1937)

Every Building on the Sunset Strip/A Book, 1966, edition of 1,000. Identified on the title page. Offset lithographs on attached and accordioned sheets, book size 7 1/8 x 5 5/8 in. (17.9 x 14.3 cm), presented in the original Mylar-covered slipcase.
Condition: Minor wear (primarily to case).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Seams slightly misaligned, minor creases to spine, small splits to corners of book casing, accretions to front cover along spine edge and faint toning to spine. Disadhesion of Mylar covering at interior edges of box cover.


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Every Building, American art

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