Lot 216: Roy Lichtenstein - Paper Plate - 1969
November 14, 2016
Brooklyn , NY, USALive Auction
Description: "Paper Plate" by Roy Lichtenstein, 1969 Unsigned Serigraph. Paper size is 10 x 10 inches, with an image size of 10 x 10 inches. The Serigraph is from an unknown edition size. and is not framed. The condition was rated A: Mint. Additional details: Roy Lichtenstein, Paper Plate, 1969 stamped on the back: Roy Lichtenstein © On 1st Inc. 1969. 10 inches in diameter Screenprint, in yellow, red, and blue, on white paper plate. Edition Unknown. Publisher: Bert Stern, for On 1st, New York. Printer: Unknown, possibly Artmongers manufactory, New York. The plates were commercially printed and wrapped in clear cellophane in packages of 10 for sale at Bert Stern's On 1st store. Correspondence found in the artist's records indicates that the plates may have been fabricated at Artmongers manufactory, New York. Paper Plate is related to other designs the artist produced for dishware, such as the limited-edition place settings produced by Jackson China Co. for durable Dish Company in 1966, and the tea service designed for the Rosenthal China in 1984. Referenced in the Cortlet, Page 286 #III.45 of "The Prints of Roy Lichtenstein" a catalogue raisonne.
Condition Report: A: Mint
Artist or Maker: Lichtenstein, Roy