Lot 320: ROY LICHTENSTEIN | Crak! (C. II.2)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Offset lithograph printed in colors, 1963-64, signed in pencil, Corlett's b of d, aside from the edition of 300, on light wove paper, published by Leo Castelli Gallery, New York
The print is in good condition and the margins are full. There are several whitened specks in the upper image. Areas of discoloration in the subject's hair, in the K at right and in the text at bottom. There are tape-stains on the corners verso, the longest measuring measuring 9 inches.
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Dimensions: sheet: 506 by 722 mm 19 7/8 by 28 3/8 in
Saleroom Notice: Please note that this example is described as version 2 in the Corlett catalogue raisonne, a signed but unnumbered impression with the small typesetting below the image The reference to b & d can be disregarded.