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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 115

    Ed Ruscha (b. 1937)

    A Group of Fourteen Artist's Books

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    Ed Ruscha (b. 1937)
    A Group of Fourteen Artist's Books
    Edward Ruscha (Ed-Werd Rew-Shay) Young Artist
    A book accompanying the exhbition of Prints, Drawings and Books of Edward Rusch at The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, April 18-May 28, 1972.
    Various Small Fires and Milk, 1964
    Colored People, 1972
    Business Cards (a collaboration with Al Bengston), 1960
    Every Building on the Sunset Strip, 1966
    Hard Light (a collaboration with Lawrence Weiner), 1978
    Twenty Six Gasoline Stations, 1963
    Real Estate Opportunities, 1970
    Some Los Angeles Apartments, 1965
    Some Los Angeles Apartments, 1965
    Royal Road Test (a collaboration with Mason Williams and Patrick Blackwell), 1967
    Thirty Four Parking Lots in Los Angeles, 1967
    A Few Palm Trees, 1971 (17)

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    Eleven books inscribed by the artist to Betty Freeman on the inside front covers.


    Gift from the artist to the present owner

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