Lot 313: JASPER JOHNS | Voice 2 (ULAE 228)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Lithograph printed in colors on three sheets of Hanga paper, 1982, each signed in pencil, dated, sequentially annotated A/C - C/C and numbered 47/54 (total edition includes five artist's proofs), with the blindstamp of the publisher ULAE, framed (3 prints)
The prints are in good condition overall except the sheets are slightly toned, discoloration most noticeable along the deckle, with Japan paper hinges. A/C with discoloration in the margins, a fox mark approximately four inches from the lower image edge, occasional light foxing on the verso. B/C with inconspicuous damp-stain at lower right sheet edge. The margins with discoloration and a few tiny fox marks throughout. A circa one inch diagonal crease in the upper left margin. C/C the yellow ink has turned a bit greenish and the grey ink has a purple-grey tone. Discoloration in the margins. A fox mark at the lower sheet edge verso.
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Dimensions: each sheet approx.: 913 by 620 mm 35 7/8 by 24 3/8 in