Description

    VIJA CELMINS (American, b. 1939)
    Sky (from Untitled portfolio), 1975
    Lithograph in colors on Twinrocker handmade paper
    12-3/8 x 16-1/2 inches (31.4 x 41.9 cm)
    Ed. 63/75
    Signed, titled, and numbered in pencil with the blindstamp of the printer
    Printed by Lloyd Baggs, Los Angeles
    Published by Cirrus Editions, Ltd., Los Angeles

    PROVENANCE:
    Collection of Barbara Poe Levee, Los Angeles, California;
    Private collection, Denver, Colorado, by descent.

    LITERATURE:
    B. Davis, Made in LA: Prints of Cirrus Editions, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California, 1995, p. 206;
    S. Rippner, The Prints of Vija Celmins, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York/New Haven, 2002, p.50.




    Condition Report*:

    Sheet size measures 16-3/8 x 20-3/8; not framed; aside from minor toning to extreme edges with a couple spots of light foxing, this work remains in very good condition.

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