John Baldessari - Evening & Day Editions New York Thursday, November 1, 2012 | Phillips

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    Sharon Coplan Hurowitz 31-35


Tristam Shandy

The complete set of five lithographs in colors, on T.H. Saunders paper, with full margins, with accompanying deluxe book set including The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman, the complete novel by Laurence Sterne, bound with green calf spine and corners and marbled paper over boards; Laurence Sterne and Tristram Shandy, a critical essay by Dr. Melvyn New, bound with green paper overboards; and Artist's book with 39 photocollage illustrations by John Baldessari with quotations from the novel by Laurence Stern, accordion fold bound with green paper overboards,
31 x 23 1/2 in. (78.7 x 59.7 cm)
(books) 11 x 7 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. (27.9 x 19.7 x 11.4 cm)

all prints signed and numbered 32/50 in pencil (there were also 15 hors commerce impressions issued for the artist, printer and publisher), all published by Arion Press, San Francisco, all in excellent condition, the prints contained in original green paper-covered portfolio and the books in a separate green paper-covered slip-case and original corrugated cardboard shipping box.

$9,000 - 12,000 

Evening & Day Editions

31 October & 1 November 2012
New York