Edward RUSCHAGEMINI G.E.L., Eleven pieces of cheese Enlarge 1 /1


Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America born 1937


publisher (organisation)

Eleven pieces of cheese 1976
Collection Title: Various cheeses
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Creation Notes: processing and proofing by Serge Lozingot, Charles Ritt, Barbara Thomason and James Webb, printed by Barbara Thomason, assisted by Charles Ritt, collaboration and supervision by James Webb
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph, printed in 4 coloured inks. Support: Arches 88 paper, torn edges, bleed image
Impression: AP VI
Edition: (on Arches 88 paper unless otherwise noted) edition of 50 plus 11 artist's proofs, 1 cancellation proof (on Rives Roll paper), 3 Gemini G E L impressions, 1 printer's proof II, 1 right to print proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles, California
Date Published: 1976

Primary Insc: signed verso lower right, pencil "Edward Ruscha"
Secondary Insc: numbered verso lower left, pencil "A.P. VI"
Tertiary Insc: workshop chop mark lower right, "© [symbol]"; workshop stamp verso lower left, ink "GEMINI G.E.L./ LOS ANGELES, CALIF."; workshop number verso lower left, pencil "ER75-732"
Dimensions: sheet 37.6 h x 52.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Engberg & Phillpot, 'Edward Ruscha editions 1959-1999', vol. 1 p. 25, vol. 2 p. 96 (cat. 91); Gemini GEL catalogue raisonne cat. 721
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 79.2504.3
Image rights: © ED RUSCHA