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Edward RUSCHA

Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America born 1937

Edward RUSCHA

Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America born 1937

publisher

G.R. HUTTNER LITHOGRAPHY

print workshop (organisation)

Nine swimming pools and a broken glass [Nine swimming pools] 1968 Description: a soft-cover artist's book containing 64 pages and 10, 4-colour offset reproductions of the artist's photographs of 9 swimming pools from suburban Los Angeles and a broken glass
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, artist's books, Planographic offset lithograph, printed in coloured inks; sewn and glued. Support: white paper
Impression: 2nd edition
Edition: 1st edition 1968: 2400 unsigned and unnumbered; 2nd edition 1976: 2000 unsigned and unnumbered
Publisher: RUSCHA, Edward
Place Published: Los Angeles, California
Date Published: 1976

Edition Notes: 1st edition 1968: 2400 unsigned and unnumbered; printed by Blair Litho, Los Angeles, with glassine dust jacket 2nd edition 1976: 2000 unsigned and unnumbered; printed by G.R. Huttner Lithography, Burbank, California, without glassine dust jacket
Primary Insc: printed title front cover, black ink "NINE / SWIMMING / POOLS"; printed title spine, black ink "NINE SWIMMING POOLS"; printed title page 5, blue ink: "NINE / SWIMMING / POOLS / AND A / BROKEN GLASS / EDWARD RUSCHA / 1968", followed by copyright page (verso)
Dimensions: book (closed) 17.8 h x 14.2 w x 0.5 d cm
Cat Raisonné: Engberg & Phillpot, 'Edward Ruscha editions 1959-1999', vol. 1 pp. 96-71, vol. 2 p. 124 (cat. B8)
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.1722
Image rights: © ED RUSCHA