11453_01

JASPER JOHNS b. 1930
1930 Augusta, Georgia, USA (American)

Title: Land’s End, 1979

Technique: Original Hand Signed, Dated and Numbered Lithograph on Wove Paper

Paper size: 132 x 91 cm. / 52 x 36 in.

Additional Information: This original lithograph is hand signed in pencil by the artist “J. Johns” at the lower right corner. It is also dated “79” [1979] next to the signature.
It is also hand numbered in pencil from the edition of 70, at the lower left margin. There were also 12 artist’s proofs.
It was printed by Charles Ritt, Chris Sukimoto at Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles who also published the edition in 1979.
The paper bears the blindstamps of the publisher.

Note: Other impressions of this work can be found in the collections of Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) New York, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Walker Art Gallery, Minneapolis, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Provenance: Christies, New York, Modern and Contemporary Prints and Illustrated Books, 2nd November 1988, lot 683
L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, California

Literature: Field, S. (1994). The Prints of Jasper Johns, 1960-1993: A Catalogue Raisonné. West Islip, New York: Universal Limited Art Editions
Reference: Field (ULAE) 199

Condition: Very good condition. Pale, unobrtusive foxing across the sheet.