Nov 09, 2021 - Sale 2587

Sale 2587 - Lot 39

Price Realized: $ 6,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,800 - $ 2,500
CELMINS, VIJA. The Stars. Text by Eliot Weinberger in English, and translated into Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, Japanese and Maori. With two etchings on gampi paper, one a double gatefold. 8vo, sewn signatures, plain white front and back wraps; dust jacket with blue photogravure; publisher's clamshell case with printed member's list laid in. Deluxe issue, copy Q of 26 lettered copies, signed by the artist and author (the regular edition was 130 copies). Accompanied by an original print designated Q/2 and signed by Celmins laid in to black silk covered portfolio (13 1/4 x 16 inches; 335 x 405 mm). New York: Library Council of the Museum of Modern Art, 2005