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Vom Licht: Plate 4

1973
Günther Uecker (German, born in 1930), Published by Galerie Rothe, Mannheim


Dimensions

Sheet: 51.4 x 102.8 cm unfolded (20 1/4 x 40 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.23.5

Medium or Technique

Unbound book with inkless embossing and silkscreened text

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Plate 4: Novalis. (Mannheim: Galerie Rothe, 1973) [“Druck der Tukanpresse 5”]. Folio; 14 bifolia contained in publisher’s original black-cloth slipcase. Copy 21 of 60 (numbered in Arabic), plus 15 special copies (numbered in Roman numerals) and 5 artist’s proofs.

Signed

signed in graphite

Provenance

January 2010, sold by Arthur Schmoller, New York, to Irving Zucker Books, New York; 2012 sold by Irving Zucker Books to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 25, 2012)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

Copyright

© 2012 Günther Uecker / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Germany