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3540T Marlborough
January 11, 2021 12:00 PM - January 21, 2021 07:00 PMCalender

Jasper Johns (American, b. 1930) Book and Multiple: Technics and Creativity

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3540T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: January 11, 2021 12:00PM


Jasper Johns (American, b. 1930)

Book and Multiple: Technics and Creativity, Gemini G.E.L. and Target , 1970. 108 pages, catalogue with 364 illustrations (20 in color), and two-color offset lithograph with a collage of watercolor pads (red, yellow, and blue) and paint brush. Catalog tucked into right side of plastic clamshell case, with colophon insert, and an 10 1/2 x 8 in. (26.5 x 20.3 cm) duotone offset lithograph mounted to left side, as issued.
Condition: Soiling to clamshell case.

N.B. The lot is accompanied by five references books and pamphlets: Jasper Johns: A Print Retrospective (Museum of Modern Art: New York, 1986); Crichton, Michael, Jasper Johns (Harry N. Abrams: New York, 1986); Jasper Johns Screenprints (Simca Print Artists: New York, 1978); Jasper Johns/Screenprints (Brook Alexander: New York, 1977); and Jasper Johns: The Seasons (Brook Alexander: New York, 1991).
Estimate $250-350

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Harry N. Abrams, Crichton