Gene Davis - Editions & Works on Paper New York Monday, October 24, 2022 | Phillips

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  • "There is no simpler way to divide a canvas than with straight lines at equal intervals. This enables the viewer to forget the structure and see the color itself."  
    —Gene Davis

    • Catalogue Essay

      Including: tarzan; jack-in-the-box; graf zeppelin; king kong; bullet proof and john barley corn


Series I

The complete set of six screenprints in colors, on canvas laminated to board (as issued).
three S. 30 x 20 in. (76.2 x 50.8 cm)
three S. 24 x 30 in. (61 x 76.2 cm)

All signed and annotated 'AP' in black ink on the reverse (one of 25 artist's proof sets, the edition was 150), published by Petersburg Press, New York and London (all with the titles and publisher's inkstamp on the reverse), all framed.

Full Cataloguing

$12,000 - 18,000 

Sold for $13,860

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Editions & Works on Paper

New York Auction 24 - 26 October 2022