Lot # h227
2nd Session HO2 Online auction

Various Artists


One-Cent Life Portfolio
colour lithographs 1964
16 x 12 in  40.6 x 30.5cm

Provenance:
Gallery Moos, Toronto

From 1962 to 1964, Chinese-American artist and poet Walasse Ting, along with artist Sam Francis, brought together leading Abstract Expressionist and Pop artists to illustrate Ting’s poetry anthology. Titled 1¢ Life, the portfolio is a vibrant and cohesive collaboration of art and poetry, showcasing important contemporary artists such as Andy Warhol, Joan Mitchell, Robert Rauschenberg and Roy Lichtenstein.

The portfolio is comprised of 62 colour lithographs, each measuring 16 x 12 inches, by 28 iconic artists of the 1960s. Examples can be found in the permanent collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the British Museum. 1¢ Life was published in 1974 by E.W. Kornfeld in an edition of 2000.

This portfolio is number 1933 of the limited edition of 2000 and is inside a cloth slipcase which measures 12 x 16 3/4 x 1 3/4 inches.



Please note: this work is unframed.



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Estimate:

$2,500 ~ $3,500 CAD

 
Final Bid: $2,000 CAD
Bidding History
Paddle # Date Amount $
21557 12/11/2020 2:09:53 PM $2,000
24942 12/11/2020 2:08:15 PM $1,900
21557 10/11/2020 1:08:20 PM $1,800
1540 10/11/2020 12:45:11 PM $1,700
21557 09/11/2020 9:13:35 PM $1,600
1540 09/11/2020 5:47:53 PM $1,500
21557 30/10/2020 8:05:23 PM $1,400
1540 30/10/2020 7:38:29 PM $1,300

All prices are in Canadian Dollars.

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