Description

    WILLEM DE KOONING (Dutch-born American 1904 - 1997)
    Figure at Gerard Beach, 1970
    Lithograph, drawn on transfer paper, printed from an aluminum plate
    Transfer black ink on Akawara paper
    51 x 36-3/4 inches
    Signed and inscribed at lower right, de Kooning/ 2nd imp
    At lower left, Cancellation Proof
    See Graham no. 24

    PROVENANCE:
    Irwin Hollander (de Konning's printer), gift of the artist;
    Property of a Gentleman

    EXHIBITED:
    Houston, Texas, Meredith Long & Co., October 22 - November 23, 1991;
    Beverly Hills, California, Salander-O'Reilly Galleries Inc., December 2 - 28, 1991;
    Madrid, Spain, Galeria Afinsa, January 14 - February 14, 1992;
    Berlin, Germany, Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, March 2 - April 4, 1992;
    New York, Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, May 1 - 30, 1992, Willem de Kooning: Printer's Proofs from the Collection of Irwin Hollander, Master Printer. Cat. no. 55, illus. No. 55

    LITERATURE:
    Graham, Lanier. The Prints of Willem de Kooning: A Catalogue Raisonné/ l'oeuvre grave de Willem de Kooning/ Das druckgrphische Werk von Willem de Kooning, vol. I, Paris, Baudoin Lebon, éditeur, 1991;
    Walker, Barry, Graham, Lanier, and Budnik, Dan, Printer's Proofs, New York, Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, Inc., 1991, pp 9-122.



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