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    EDWARD RUSCHA (American, b. 1937)
    Group of 5 Books and 2 Posters: Various Small Fires, first edition, 1964; Twentysix Gasoline Stations, second edition, 1962; Some Los Angeles Apartments, second edition, 1965; Records, 1971; Ruscha, liquid romance paintings, Alexandre Tolas; Miracle, poster for movie by Ed Ruscha, 1975; Romance with Liquids, poster, Gagosian Gallery, New York, 1966-1969
    Book: 8 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches (20.9 x 16.5 cm) largest; Poster: 23 x 18 inches (58.4 x 45.7 cm) larger
    Each book signed on flyleaf

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection, Los Angeles


    Condition Report*: Records:  good condition with slightly worn cover; Some Los Angeles Apartments:  good condition with slightly stained cover; Ruscha:  good condition with torn spine and worn cover; Various Small Fires:  good condition with slightly worn cover; Twentysix Gasoline Stations:  good condition with slightly worn cover; Romance with Liquids:  good condition with bent lower left corner and minor handling creases; Miracle:  good condition with slight crease in upper right quadrant and toning and pin holes along border. Additional cataloging notes: Some Los Angeles Apartments: signed on flyleaf, Ed Ruscha; Ruscha: signed on flyleaf, Ed Ruscha; Various Small Fires: signed on flyleaf, For Mike! From Ed; Twentysix Gasoline Stations: signed on flyleaf, For Mike/ From Ed
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    9th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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