Edward RUSCHAGEMINI G.E.L., Closed Enlarge 1 /1


Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America born 1937


publisher (organisation)

Closed 1974
Collection Title: Tropical fish
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Creation Notes: photographs by Malcolm Lubliner under direction from Edward Ruscha, processing and proofing by John Roberts, printed by John Roberts, assisted by Jeff Wasserman, collaboration and supervision by Jeff Wasserman; publication date 1975
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil photo halftone screenprint, printed in coloured inks, with varnish overprint. Support: Arches 88 paper, cut edges, bleed image
Edition: edition of 53 plus 11 artist's proofs, 1 cancellation proof, 3 Gemini G E L impressions, 1 printer's proof II, 1 right to print proof, 2 special proofs
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Gemini G E L, Los Angeles, California
Date Published: 1975

Primary Insc: signed and dated verso lower right, pencil "Edward Ruscha 1974"
Secondary Insc: numbered verso lower centre, pencil
Tertiary Insc: workshop stamp verso lower left, ink "GEMINI GEL/ LOS ANGELES, CALIF.", workshop number verso lower left, pencil "ER 74-5094"
Dimensions: 65.6 h x 83.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Engberg & Phillpot, 'Edward Ruscha editions 1959-1999', vol. 1 p. 22, vol. 2 p. 95 (cat. 81); Gemini GEL catalogue raisonne cat. 580
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1521
Image rights: © ED RUSCHA