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0 through 9

1967–81
Jasper Johns (American, born in 1930), Printed by Universal Limited Art Editions, Inc., New York


Catalogue Raisonné

Field 058, reworked

Dimensions

Platemark: 33.0 x 24.7 cm (13 x 9 3/4 in.) Sheet: 65.4 x 49.5 cm (25 3/4 x 19 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1985.414

Medium or Technique

Black and gray ink washes over etching and open bite

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

This is one of five proofs of “0 through 9” from the portfolio “1st Etchings, 2nd State” (1967-69) that Johns reworked as unique drawings in 1981.

Inscription

In graphite, below platemark, l.l.: PROOF WITH INK ADDITIONS; l.r.: J. Johns ‘67-'81

Provenance

Brooke Alexander Editions, New York; from whom purchased by MFA (Accession Date: September 24, 1985)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick B. Deknatel, The Bruce A. Beal, Enid L. Beal and Robert L. Beal Family Foundation and Anonymous gift

Copyright

© VAGA, New York, NY
© 1967-81 Jasper Johns and Universal Limited Art Editions, Inc.