Jasper JOHNS

United States of America born 1930



publisher (organisation)

Figure 9 1969
Collection Title: the 'Color numeral' series 1969
Title Notes: 005-010
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from one stone and two aluminium plates Support: white, Japanese, Arjomari paper
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 40 plus 12 artist's proofs; 8 trial proofs; right to print; printer's proof II; 3 Gemini impressions; 3 colour trial proofs; 2 cancellation proofs
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1969

Edition Notes: Printed by Chuck Ritt, James Webb, Richard Wilke, John Dill, Stuart Henderson, Dan Freeman and Dan Gualdoni. Four colours printed: orange, green, purple and white. A new stone had to be drawn for this image since the original design was lost when the stone was reopened for the colour edition.
Primary Insc: signed lower right, orange pencil "J.Johns '69"
Dimensions: comp 72.2 h x 56.4 w cm sheet 96.8 h x 79.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Field (1970), 113
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.884.10
Image rights: © Jasper Johns/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy