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George Ortman original silkscreen
George Ortman original silkscreen


Item Code: 5343

Medium: original color silkscreen with cut-outs. Printed in 1964 in an edition of 500. The cut-outs are four crosses in the center of the composition (this work was photographed against a white background). Size: 24 x 20 inches (610 x 505 mm). The Ives-Sillman publisher's blindstamp is at the bottom right corner. Not signed.

In 1964 Samuel Wagstaff, Jr. (Curator of Paintings at the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartfordford, Connecticut) asked ten American artists to contribute original prints for the “Ten Works by Ten Painters” portfolio. The other artists collaborating with the project were Stuart Davis, Ellsworth Kelly, Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Motherwell, Robert Indiana, Larry Poons, Ad Reinhardt, Frank Stella and Andy Warhol. Rare.

Condition: there is age-toning and soiling to the paper. A previous owner's label remains affixed to the back.