Jun 25, 2020 - Sale 2539

Sale 2539 - Lot 233

Price Realized: $ 3,750
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Estimate: $ 6,000 - $ 9,000
ROY LICHTENSTEIN
As I Opened Fire Poster, Triptych.

Set of 3 color offset lithographs, 1966. Each 610x497 mm; 24x19 5/8 inches (sheets), full margins. The last panel signed in pencil, lower right. Printed by Drukkerij Luii & Co., Amsterdam. Published by the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam. Acquired by the current owner directly from the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, late 1960s.

According to Corlett, "This is a reproduction of the painting As I Opened Fire (1964) in the collection of the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam. Over the years several sizeable editions have been printed, and the reproductions are still available at the museum. A number of these reproductions have been autographed." Corlett App. 5.