Willem de Kooning (Dutch/American, 1904-1997)
Paris Review, 1979, edition of 200. Signed "deKooning" in pencil l.r., numbered "67/200" in pencil l.l., signed, dated, and identified within the matrix. Color offset lithograph on paper, image size 23 x 29 1/4 in. (58.4 x 74.1 cm), framed.
Condition: Possible subtle toning, not examined out of frame.
Provenance: The estate of Donald A. Hall Jr., New Hampshire.
N.B. Donald Hall publish his first book of poetry at the age of 26. Hall was also a passionate patron and admirer of fine arts. He was the first literary editor of the Paris Review (1953-1961) and during his tenure he collected the lithographs used for the covers created by icons of the art world including Robert Motherwell, Andy Warhol, and Willem de Kooning to name a few.
Although it has not been removed from the frame there are no visible issues. The visible sheet size measures 27 1/2 x 33 1/2 in. Possible subtle toning.
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