ED (Edward) RUSCHA (born 1937) 1937

Omaha, Nebraska (American)

Title: Swarm of Red Ants, from: Insects, 1972

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

Paper size: 51 x 68.8 cm. / 20 x 27.1 in.

Additional Information: This original screen print is hand signed in pencil “E Ruscha” at the lower centre of the image. It is dated “1972” next to the signature. It is also hand-numbered in pencil from the edition of 100, at the lower-left corner. There were also 15 artist’s proofs aside from the standard edition. It was printed by Styria Studio, New York, and published by Multiples Inc., New York in a portfolio of six screenprints. The paper bears the copyright ink stamp of the artist, verso.

Literature:Engberg, S. (1999). Edward Ruscha Editions 1959–1999 Catalogue Raisonné, Volume 2. 2. New York

Reference: Engberg 62

Condition: Excellent condition. Remnants of hinging, verso.