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    FRANK STELLA (American, b. 1936)
    River of Ponds II (from Newfoundland Series: Working Proof), 1971
    Lithograph in colors with unique ink hand-additions
    31-3/4 x 31-3/4 inches (80.6 x 80.6 cm)
    Proof aside from the edition of 78 (total edition includes 10 artist's proofs)
    Signed, titled, dated '70' and inscribed 'ink over litho reject' in pencil in bottom margin
    Published by Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles

    LITERATURE:
    Axsom, 51;
    Gemini, G.E.L., 51.61.


    Condition Report*:

    Sheet: 34 1/4 x 34 1/4. A proof apart of the edition of 78 plus 10 artist's proof. With margins at left, upper and lower, trimmed to image at right (a false margin attached with tape on reverse, moisture staining along the lower edge (larger and slightly into the image at lower right corner), pale mat and time staining, minor surface soiling and offsetting on the reverse, otherwise generally in good condition, framed. Framed Dimensions 37.5 X 37.5 Inches

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