Lot 171: Roy Lichtenstein - Temple with folds. - 1964
14 November 2016
Brooklyn , NY, USALive Auction
Description: "Temple with folds." by Roy Lichtenstein, 1964 Unsigned Offset Lithograph. Paper size is 23 x 17 inches, with an image size of 23 x 17 inches. The Offset Lithograph is from an edition size of 300 and is not framed. The condition was rated B: Very Good Condition, with signs of handling or age. Additional details: This piece is an 1964 invitation to Leo Castelli opening for Roy Lichtenstein. And being such, it has fold lines. Not signed, nor numbered. The invitations were folded, addressed and mailed to prospective buyers and visitors from the Leo Castelli Gallery's list. The full reference can be found in "The Prints of Roy Lichtenstein-A Catalogue Raisonne 1948-1993" by Corlett, page 256, II.3: Offset Lithograph on smooth, cream wove paper. Publisher: Leo Castelli Gallery, New York. The back of the invitation has the following text "Leo Castelli 4 East 77th New York 21" / "Roy Lichtenstein" / "October 24th to November 19th" / "Landscapes".
Condition Report: B: Very Good Condition, with signs of handling or age
Artist or Maker: Lichtenstein, Roy
Medium: Offset Lithograph