11 November 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 33,750
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
JASPER JOHNS (B. 1930)
Figure 1, from Black Numeral Series (ULAE 45)
lithograph, 1968, on Copperplate Deluxe, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 3/70 (there were also 10 artist's proofs), published by Gemini, G.E.L., Los Angeles, with their blindstamps and inkstamp on the reverse, with full margins
image: 28 x 22 in. (711 x 559 mm.)
sheet: 37 x 30 in. (940 x 762 mm.)
Executed in 1968. This work is from an edition of seventy plus ten artist's proofs.
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Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner
Property from the Collection of John Cage and Merce Cunningham, Sold to Benefit the Merce Cunningham Trust
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