Daphne—400 Xerographs in 24 Chapters
Sigmar Polke (German, 1941–2010)
Place of Publication: Ghent, Belgium; Place of Publication: Cologne, Germany
Overall: 42.8 x 29.8 x 5.1 cm (16 7/8 x 11 3/4 x 2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 400 large-format photocopies (Xerographs) manipulated by the artist
Not On View
(Ghent and Cologne: Snoeck, 2004) Folio; [XII, ca. 420 pages]; original publisher’s greenish-beige cloth, printed pictorial dust jacket (black paper slipcase).
Manipulated xerox images, from various printed and drawn sources.
Ghent and Cologne: Snoeck, 2004
Edition of 1000, numbered 735 on colophon page; signed below in graphite: Sigmar Polke
Distributed Art Publishers, Inc., New York, from whom purchased by MFA, 22 March 2006
William A. Sargent Fund
© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn