Robert Indiana (American, b. 1928)
    The American Dream, 1997
    The complete book bound with 24 screenprints in colors and a suite of 6 separate loose screenprints in colors on wove paper
    22-1/2 x 17 inches (57.2 x 43.2 cm) (book)
    Ed. 162/395
    Each of the six prints are signed and numbered in pencil
    Published by Marco Fine Arts Contemporary Atelier, El Segundo

    The book includes poetry by Robert Creeley, a foreword by Susan Ryan, and captioning by Michael McKenzie. Contained in its original black calf binding with the artist's name in red on the front and spine, the book also comes in its original cardboard holding box.

    This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Marco Fine Arts signed by both the president of the publisher and by the artist.

    The six suite of separate loose screenprints include: The American Dream, 1960-61; Love, 1966; The Metamorphosis of Norma Jean Mortenson, 1967; Highball on the Redball Manifest, 1963; One Indiana Square, 1970; Picasso, 1974.

    Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000.

    Condition Report*:

    The book and all of the prints remain in excellent condition; the sizes of the loose prints are as follows: 16-3/4 x 14 in (18-1/2 x 16 sheet); 14 x 14 (16 x 16 sheet); 14 x 14 (16 x 16 sheet); 16-1/2 x 14 (18-5/8 x 16 sheet); 14 x 14 (16 x 16 sheet); 17 x 14 (19 x 16 sheet).  The cardboard box is 20 x 25.75 x 4 inches.

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