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    Sale 7570

    Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    2 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 326

    Portfolio

    Walasse Ting, 1 Cent Life, E.W. Kornfeld, Bern, 1964

    Price Realised  

    Portfolio
    Walasse Ting, 1 Cent Life, E.W. Kornfeld, Bern, 1964
    the set of 62 lithographs and screenprints in colours, on BFK Rives, with title, text, table of contents and justification, a hors commerce copy from the deluxe edition of 100 (there was also an unsigned edition of 2000), 59 prints signed by the artists in pencil, p. 52 and 140-141 with Indiana's blindstamp, p. 114-115 with Rauschenberg's stamped intials, the full sheets, occasional soft creasing at the extreme right and lower sheet edges, a few tiny foxmarks at the lower sheet edge, otherwise in very good condition, loose in white cloth-covered wrappers with the title printed in black on the front, within the original blue cloth-covered solander box, the box slightly faded and split in places(portfolio)
    423 x 304 (overall)


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    Post Lot Text

    Contributing artists include Pierre Alechinsky, Karel Appel, Enrico Baj, Alan Davie, Jim Dine, Oyvind Fahlstrom, Sam Francis, Robert Indiana, Alfred Jensen, Asger Jorn, Allan Kaprow, Alfred Leslie, Roy Lichtenstein, Joan Mitchell, Kiki O.K., Claes Oldenburg, Mel Ramos, Robert Rauschenberg, Reinhoud, Jean-Paul Riopelle, James Rosenquist, Antonio Saura, Kimber Smith, K.R.H. Sonderborg, Walasse Ting, Bram van Velde, Andy Warhol and Tom Wesselmann.