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Vom Licht: Sources/Colophon

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

2012.23.14

Medium or Technique

Unbound book with inkless embossing and silkscreened text

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Die Quellen (The Sources)/ Colophon. (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