Lot 96: FRANK STELLA, (AMERICAN, B. 1936), THE CANDLES (STAPLING DOWN AND CUTTING UP) FROM "SWAN ENGRAVINGS"
December 6, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
(american, b. 1936)
THE CANDLES (STAPLING DOWN AND CUTTING UP)
from "swan engravings"
1992, pencil signed and dated, numbered 33/65 (there were also 10 artist''s proofs), the full sheet, Tyler Graphics, New York, publisher and with their blindstamp. Color collage, lithograph and screenprint on TGL handmade paper.
image: 57 11/16 x 38 15/16 in. (146.5 x 98.9cm)
sheet: 58 x 38 3/4 in. (147.3 x 98.4cm)
Please note that the sheet is hinged to its support in such a way that we were not able to examine it verso.
With the faintest traces of occasional surface soiling in the margins. Apparently in very good original condition.
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