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Helen Frankenthaler (American, 1928-2011), "Ramblas"-1987-1988, lithograph, drypoint and etching on paper, pencil signed and numbered in pencil "46/75", work published by Ediciones Poligrafa. Modern artwork with abstract image in green with long trailing strands with purple vertical wisp at right on black ground within red border on paper. Verso with label from Stein Gallery, St. Louis, Missouri and Ivey-Selkirk Auctioneers, St. Louis, Missouri label with handwritten 599 for lot number. Framed approximately 36.5" x 29". Sight size approximately 34.25" x 26.75" . Published: "A Catalogue Raisonné of Prints: 1961–1994" by Suzanne Boorsch and Pegram Harrison as 141. Provenance: Ivey-Sekirk Auctioneers, St. Louis, Missouri where sold as Lot 599 on their November, 11, 2012 auction.
Item not evaluated outside of frame as print is floating and we do not want to disrupt the integrity of the work. All edges deckled, light handling wear to bottom edge. Colors rich and vibrant without signs of fading. No signs of holes, rips, tears or water damage. Sheet does not appear to have been cut down. Excellent condition overall.