American Prints: Process & Proofs. [Chuck Close / Jim Dine / Helen Frankenthaler/ Jasper Johns / Frank Stella / Robert Motherwell / James Rosenquist etc.]
First edition. New York, Icon Editions, Harper & Row, Publishers – Whitney Museum of American Art, 1981. 20 cm x 25 cm. 176 pages. 144 illustrations, 43 in full colour. Original Hardcover with dustjacket. Designer Marcus Ratliff. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear and one small tear on front dustjacket.
A survey of printmaking from John Foster’s portrait of the Rev. Richard Mather in 1670 to the influence of William Stanley Hayter of Atelier 17 in the 1950’s. With a foreword by Tom Armstrong, Director, Whitney Museum of American Art.
Includes separate chapters on 20th century artists such as: Chuck Close / Jim Dine / Helen Frankenthaler/ Jasper Johns / Frank Stella / etc.
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