Description

    EDWARD RUSCHA (American, b. 1937)
    Golden Words, 1985
    Pigment and acrylic on paper
    36 x 58 inches (91.4 x 147.3 cm)
    Signed lower right: Ed Ruscha 1985

    PROVENANCE:
    Eugene Binder Gallery, Dallas;
    From the Collection of a Fortune 500 Company (acquired in 1986)

    NOTE:
    This lot will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue Raisonné of the Drawings by Ed Ruscha.




    Condition Report*:

    Hinged at top and bottom corners; pin hole in upper left and right corner, with two pin holes in the center of the top paper edge; two inch horizontal crease on paper edge in the bottom left corner; half inch horizontal crease in the bottom center of paper edge; quarter inch horizontal crease at bottom right paper edge; small indentation on right corner, possibly due to hinging; smudge at bottom right and top left of print edges and faint area along upper left paper edge due to artistic process; paper gently undulates in frame; two small dots near 'O' in the upper central region and small area in lower right corner are not fully saturated with pigment due to the texture of the paper.    

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