Lot 67: ANDY WARHOL, (AMERICAN, 1928-1987), "MICK JAGGER" ONE PRINT
December 6, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
1975, pencil signed by the artist, felt-pen signed by the subject, numbered 54/250 (there were also 50 artist''s proofs), the full sheet, Seabird Editions, London, publisher and with their copyright inkstamp verso. Color screenprint on Arches Aquarelle.
sheet: 43 1/2 x 28 13/16 in. (110.5 x 73.2cm)
[Feldman & Schellmann, II.139]
Allstate Art, New York, New York.
Private Collection (purchased from the above in 1979).
With minor rippling, minor rubbing and soft scuffing in the matte-black areas (at lower right center left), also in these matte-black areas a few surface scuffs that appear 'white' including at right a 3 1/2 in. crescent shape and four approx 1-2 in. shorter soft scuffs (no attendant ink loss). At center left there is a 4-in. soft scuff just to the left of the subject's mouth, a 4 1/2-in. 'S' shaped scuff over the detailed black hair within the matte black, and a few other soft scuffs and general rubbing including what may be some stray magenta printing ink in the lowermost portion of this area. Minor surface soiling and old hinges (cut to examine verso) at the reverse of the bottom corners and reverse of the center left and right shee edges. Overall in very good, original condition.
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