New York 1923-1997 (American)

Title: Modern Head #5, from: Modern Heads, 1969/70

Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Embossed Graphite Composition with die-cut Paper Overlay

Paper size: 71 x 49.5 cm. / 28 x 19.5 in.

Additional Information: This work is hand signed in pencil “R. Lichtenstein” at the lower right margin on the overlay board. It is also numbered in pencil from the edition of 100, at the lower left margin on the overlay board. There were also seven artist’s proofs aside from the standard edition. The subject was printed by George Page and Kenneth Tyler in 1969 and published by Edition Tanglewood Press, New York in 1970 This is the fifth composition of five comprising the ‘Modern Head’ series.

Literature: Corlett, M. L. (2002). The Prints of Roy Lichtenstein. A Catalogue Raisonné 1948-1997. New York: Hudson Hills Press

Reference: Corlett 95

Condition: Very good condition. Minor, unobtrusive scattered foxing.