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To the Entertainment of Patsy and Mike Goldberg, from 'Stones'

Artist:
Larry Rivers (American, Bronx, New York 1923–2002 Southampton, New York )
Author:
Frank O'Hara (American, 1926–1966)
Printer:
Robert Blackburn (American, Summit, New Jersey 1920–2003 New York)
Publisher:
Universal Limited Art Editions, Inc.
Published in:
West Islip
Date:
1958
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 1/8 × 12 3/16 in. (48.6 × 31 cm) Image: 13 13/16 × 17 15/16 in. (35.1 × 45.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of William S. Lieberman, 2005
Accession Number:
2007.49.571
Not on view
One of thirteen lithograph illustrations for Frank O'Hara's book of poetry, 'Stones'.
Signature: In graphite below image right: 'Rivers '58'

Inscription: In stone across top: 'To the entertainment of Patsy and Mike Goldberg'; below left: 'Call me/ Pablo'; center: 'Call me Gert'; right: 'Where is Teufel?'; below: 'here I/ am, bong!'; lower left: 'and so/ they were/ happily/ married and/ it was raining bourbon and/ (hic) champagne and bop (sic)'; lower right: 'O Westbury!'; in graphite in artist's hand below image left: 'A.P. OHara'

Marking: Printer's dry stamp at lower left corner: 'ULAE'
William S. Lieberman; Donor: William S. Lieberman
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