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Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America born 1937

Big Dipper over the desert [44/48] 1982 Place made: Oakland, California, United States of America
Creation Notes: printed by Peter Pettengill, assisted by June Lambla, collaboration and supervision by Kathan Brown
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio aquatint Support: Arches Silkscreen Roll paper, torn edges
Impression: 44/48
Edition: edition of 48 plus 10 artist's proofs, 6 trial proofs
Place Published: Crown Point Press, Oakland, California
Date Published: 1982

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "Ed Ruscha 82"
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, pencil
Tertiary Insc: workshop chop mark lower right, printer's chop mark lower right
Dimensions: comp 60.6 h x 90.6 w cm sheet 85.1 h x 113.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Engberg & Phillpot, 'Edward Ruscha editions 1959-1999', vol. 1 p. 39, vol. 2 p. 101 (cat. 131)
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.3633
Image rights: © ED RUSCHA