United States of America 1927 – 1994



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(SAWDY23) 1972 Description: Souvenir licence plate for 'Sawdy'

Collection Title: 'Sawdy' edition
Title Notes: 002-001
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: multiples, multiple die stamped painted licence plate with printed sticker, chrome frame, plastic reflectors, polyester resin Support: metal
Impression: 23/55
Edition: edition of 55 plus proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1972

Edition Notes: Published as part of Edward Kienholz 'Sawdy' edition.
Primary Insc: incised signature and date, lower right corner 'E.K 72' (verso)
Secondary Insc: title and number stamped on plate, centre 'SAWDY 23' stamped along upper edge of plate " 'BROTHERHOOD' 71"
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper right corner, 'OWNERS ISSUE / 19 [Gemini chopmark] 72 / GEMINI G.E.L' [on sticker]
Dimensions: overall 16.2 h x 31.0 w x 2.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1108
Image rights: © Nancy Reddin Kienholz