Philip GUSTONGEMINI G.E.L., Summer Enlarge 1 /1


Canada 1913 – United States of America 1980


  • to United States of America 1919


publisher (organisation)

Summer 1980
Collection Title: a set of eight prints
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Creation Notes: start date 1979
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph, printed in black ink. Support: white, wove, HMP Koller handmade transfer paper
Manufacturer's Mark: verso: watermark, lower right corner, 'HMP'
Impression: artist's proof 6/11
Edition: edition of 50 plus 11 artist's proofs; right to print proof; two publisher's proofs; two special proofs; three GEL proofs; cancellation proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1980

Edition Notes: Collaboration and supervision by Serge Lozingot, processing and proofing by Lozingot and Anthony Zapeda, edition printing by Christine Fox and Larry Krueger. Guston used a lithographic crayon and rubbing ink transferred from decal paper onto one aluminium plate. Printed in black ink.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower centre, in pencil, 'Philip Guston '80' titled lower left, in pencil, 'Summer'
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, in pencil, 'a.P 6/11'
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, copyright symbol and Gemini G.E.L. chop verso: stamped lower left corner, in grey ink, copyright symbol and 'Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles' verso: inscribed lower left corner, in pencil, 'PG 79-926'
Dimensions: comp 46.4 h x 73.4 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 78.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.2340.7
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery from Gemini G.E.L., September 1980