R.B.Kitaj colour screenprint, signed in pencil, outside edition size. Printed onCereal St.Georges’s cover paper, tan coloured, with a glued collaged element which is now detaching. Printed by Kelpra Studio, published by Marlborough Fine Art, 1966. The sheet has very minor handing folds, else very good.
Size 76.5×50.5 cm (30⅛×19⅞ inches)
Reference: Kitaj Prints. A Catalogue Raisonné by Ramkalawon 46; Kinsman 23 (xi)
The plate was made for the portfolio ‘Mahler Becomes Politics, Beisbol ‘ published by Marlborough in 1966. The set of 15 prints. 1 title page, 1 frontispiece. The edition size was 70 plus 5-7 APs (Artists Proofs), some PPs and HCs’. 1-30 published with the book of poems by Jonathan Williams: signed, numbered on lithographed title page by the author: deluxe portfolio set of PP’s dedicated ‘To Chris’ (Prater) signed by the artist and the author. Prints contained within a yellow case made by F & J Randall, London. Published by Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., London 1967.
Ramkalawon also states that there is an artists proof. Signed and incribed ‘AP’ in pencil.