Lot 59: Roy Lichtenstein - NYC Ballet American Music Festival - 1988
November 14, 2016
Brooklyn , NY, USALive Auction
Description: "NYC Ballet American Music Festival" by Roy Lichtenstein, 1988 Unsigned Offset Lithograph. Paper size is 25.25 x 33.5 inches, with an image size of 20.5 x 30.75 inches. The Offset Lithograph is from an edition size of 800 and is not framed. The condition was rated A-: Near Mint, very light signs of handling. Additional details: Lichtenstein contributed this design for the New York City Ballet's American Music Festival in 1988. This is one of the images selected along with images from eleven other artists including Keith Haring, Richard Diebenkorn, Jasper Johns and James Rosenquist. In weekly succession, each image was featured on the cover of the playbill and projected on the scrim before each performance. Published by the New York City Ballet, and printed by Norman Lithographers in Amityville, NY on smooth, white wove paper. Reference in the Prints of Roy Lichtenstein by Cortlett on page 281, #III.36.
Condition Report: A-: Near Mint, very light signs of handling
Artist or Maker: Lichtenstein, Roy
Medium: Offset Lithograph