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Edward RUSCHA

Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America born 1937

HEAVY INDUSTRY PUBLICATIONS

publisher (organisation)

G.R. HUTTNER LITHOGRAPHY

print workshop (organisation)

A few palm trees 1971 Description: a soft-cover artist's book containing 64 pages and 14 offset reproductions of the artist's black and white photographs of palm trees from around Los Angeles, all shot facing west, with captions
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, artist's books, planographic offset lithograph, printed in black ink; sewn and glued. Support: white 80 lb. Vicksburg Vellum text paper; cover: black Hammermill Duro-Glo cover paper
Edition: 3900 unsigned and unnumbered
Publisher: HEAVY INDUSTRY PUBLICATIONS
Place Published: Hollywood, California
Date Published: 1971

Edition Notes: published by Heavy Industry Publications, Hollywood, California; printed at G.R. Huttner Lithography, Burbank, California.
Primary Insc: title page: "A FEW PALM TREES/ EDWARD RUSCHA/ 1971", followed by copyright page (verso); images captioned on verso with location of depicted palm tree.
Dimensions: book (closed) 18.0 h x 14.0 w x 0.5 d cm
Cat Raisonné: Engberg & Phillpot, 'Edward Ruscha editions 1959-1999', vol. 1 pp. 110-111, vol. 2 p. 125 (cat. B13)
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.1719
Image rights: © ED RUSCHA