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Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America born 1937


publisher (organisation)

Music 1974
Collection Title: Tropical fish
Title Notes: ER 74-5095
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Creation Notes: photographs by Malcolm Lubliner under direction from Edward Ruscha, processing and proofing by Richard Ewan, printed by Richard Ewan, assisted by John Roberts, Jeff Wasserman and Bill Hunter, 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
Impression: AP VI
Edition: edition of 58 plus 10 artist's proofs, 1 cancellation proof, 3 Gemini G E L impressions, 1 printer's proof II, 1 right to print proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Gemini G E L, Los Angeles, California
Date Published: 1975

Edition Notes: printed with a 4-colour process using 65 line half tone photo screens lacquer applied using a hand cut stencil
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 74-5095"
Dimensions: Sheet 65.6 h x 83.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Engberg & Phillpot, 'Edward Ruscha editions 1959-1999', vol. 1 p. 23, vol. 2 p. 95 (cat. 82); Gemini GEL catalogue raisonne cat. 581
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1522
Image rights: © ED RUSCHA