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


Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America born 1937


publisher (organisation)

Miracle 1975 Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Creation Notes: processing and proofing Serge Lozingot, Barbara Thomason and Anthony Zepeda, printed by Charles Ritt, assisted by Barbara Thomason, collaboration and supervision by Serge Lozingot; publication date 1977
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph, printed in 3 coloured inks. Support: Rives roll paper, torn edges
Impression: AP IX
Edition: (on Rives roll paper unless otherwise noted) edition of 35 plus 11 artist's proofs, 1 cancellation proof, 3 Gemini G E L impressions, 1 printer's proof II, 1 proof marked "N.P." with the word "Miracle" written in black across the image, 1 right to print proof; 4 trial proofs (II and III on Arches Cover paper) with the word "Miracle" written in black across the image
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Gemini G E L, Los Angeles, California
Date Published: 1977

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "Edward Ruscha 1975"
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, pencil "A.P. IX"
Tertiary Insc: workshop chop mark lower right, "© [symbol]"; workshop stamp verso lower left, ink "GEMINI GEL/ LOS ANGELES, CALIF."; workshop number verso lower left, pencil "ER75-731"
Dimensions: comp 39.4 h x 63.3 w cm sheet 56.0 h x 78.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Engberg & Phillpot, 'Edward Ruscha editions 1959-1999', vol. 1 p. 26, vol. 2 p. 97 (cat. 96); Gemini GEL catalogue raisonne cat. 747
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 79.2505
Image rights: © ED RUSCHA