Lot 49: ROY LICHTENSTEIN | Road Before the Forest (C. 213)
27 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Lithograph, screenprint and woodcut in colors, 1985, signed in pencil, dated, numbered 16/60 (total edition includes 11 artist's proofs), from the Landscapes series, on Arches 88 paper, with the blindstamp and inkstamp (verso) of the printer and publisher, Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles, framed
The print is in good condition, the full sheet. (Inconspicuous time-stain at extreme edges of sheet.) Slight buckling to the sheet around hinges, and a very slight undulation to the sheet overall. The verso in good condition, partially examined.
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Provenance: Castelli Graphics, New York
Dimensions: image: 943 by 1330 mm 37 1/8 by 52 3/8 in