Nov 16, 2021 - Sale 2588

Sale 2588 - Lot 183

Price Realized: $ 4,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,500 - $ 3,500
Salute to Airmail.

Chromium-plated copper multiple, 1968. 142x90x39 mm; 5 1/2x3 1/2x1 1/2 inches (including pedestal). Incised initials and stamp numbered 36/50 (the total edition is 150, with an additional 50 in silver and 50 in polished bronze). Published by International Collectors Society, New York.

Provenance: Irving Luntz, Palm Beach; private collection, New York.

Published: Corlett, The Prints of Roy Lichtenstein, A Catalogue Raisonné, Washington, D.C., 1994, page 27.

According to Corlett, issued to commemorate the fiftieth anniversaries of International Airmail Service and the United States Airmail Service, which occured within a year of each other.