Artists' Books

 

Artist

Edward Ruscha

Nationality

American

Artist Dates

b. 1937

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Date of Work

1966

Medium

Accordion fold, offset lithograph

Edition #

First Edition

Signature

Unsigned

Height

7 1/8"

Width

5 3/4" when closed, 297" when accordion page is fully extended.

Depth

3/8"

Collection/Provenance

Art & Design Study Collection, James Smith Pierce Collection

Status

Stored: FF_012_A

Location

UND Art Collections Repository

Additional Information

First edition, self-published by the artist in 1966. 1000 copies made. Originally sold for $12. Silver outer sleeve, artist book contains an accordion fold-out collection of black and white images of the buildings on the Los Angeles Sunset Strip.

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James Smith Pierce Collection

Condition

Very good

Condition Notes

Slight age discoloration near spine on cover; signs of wear on silver cover

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