May 22, 2018 - Sale 2479

Sale 2479 - Lot 195

Price Realized: $ 9,375
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 8,000 - $ 12,000
As I Opened Fire Poster.

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. Superb impressions with fresh colors.

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.