09-11-2015 09-12-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2840B Boston
September 11, 2015 12:00 PMCalender
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Barbara Kruger (American, b. 1945) and Stephen King (American, b. 1947) My Pretty Pony

$1,230$1,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2840B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 11, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Barbara Kruger (American, b. 1945) and Stephen King (American, b. 1947)

My Pretty Pony, 1988, from an edition of 250 with 30 author's copies, lithography printed by Derrière L'Étoile Studios, New York, and screenprint printed by Pinwheel, New York, published by the Library Fellows of the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Signed "Stephen King" and "Barbara Kruger" in pencil on the last page. Illustrated book with stainless steel cover, digital clock, nine lithographs on paper, eight screenprints on paper, and one lithograph with screenprint on paper, sheet sizes 20 x 11 7/8 in. (50.8 x 30.2 cm), bound book.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: Estate of artist Terri Priest, Worcester, Massachusetts.

N.B. The lot is accompanied by a copy of the 1989 trade edition of the book.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Stephen King, Terri Priest, Pinwheel