Printed in colours with collage on wove paper. Signed in pencil by artist in lower right and dated and numbered in pencil from the limited edition of 3000. Printed at Advanced Graphics and published by Galerie Dorothea Leonhart, Munich, with their blindstamp/chop mark in lower left. The sheet has two horizontal creases, one along top edge of the image, the other the lower part of the image. Both not affecting the image but can be seen with the naked eye when examined closely, more noticable on the verso of the sheet; there is a small crease in the image; a small tear in margin, otherwise in good condition.
Image size 74 x49cm
Paper size: 850mm x 700mm
Reference; ‘The Complete Prints of Eduardo Paolozzi . Prints Drawings Collages 1944-1977’. Number 99: States the edition size of 3000 copies printed on Hollingsworth mould paper. Paolozzi’s B.A.S.H was printed with variations of pink, orange, yellow, light blue, grey, green and yellow backgrounds.
In 1971 , readers of ‘The Observer’ Magazine could purchase Paolozzi’s Bash print by filling out an order form and returning it to the newspaper, along with a cheque for £17.50.The Observer Magazine supported contemporary arts during this period. They would have an article on an artist and offering to sell an original art piece by them.