Ed Ruscha (b. 1937)
Whiskey A-Go-Go (from The Sunset Strip series)
signed, numbered and dated '7/8 A.P. Ed Ruscha 1966-1995' (on the reverse)
black and white photograph from altered negative on fiber-based paper mounted on archival mat board
20 x 295⁄8 in. (50.8 x 75.2 cm.)
Conceived in 1966 and printed in 1995. This work is the seventh of eight artist's proofs aside from an edition of 25. Printed by Howard Ursuliak, Vancouver and published by Patrick Painter Editions, Vancouver and Hong Kong.
Please note this lot is the property of a private individual.
Hamburg Kennedy Photographs, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner
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S. Engberg, Edward Ruscha: Editions, 1959-1999: Catalogue raisonné, vol. I, Minneapolis, 1999, n.p. (illustrated).
S. Engberg, Edward Ruscha: Editions, 1959-1999: Catalogue Raisonné, vol. II, Minneapolis, 1999, n.p., no. 248.
R. D. Marshall, Ed Ruscha, London, 2003, p. 61 (illustrated).
D. Congdon, ed., Patrick Painter Editions 1991-2005, Santa Monica, 2006, p. 183 (illustrated).