Jim Dine (1935- ), American
THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY, (EDITION B), 1968 [GALERIE MIKRO, 47]
Portfolio with 12 colour lithographs (one with collage and one with acetate overlay) and with the extra loose suite of 4 colour etchings on Velin Arches paper contained in a black velvet folder within the book; the four signed in pencil to margins; each stamped “EDITION B” in blue typeface and each numbered 74/200 in black ink verso. Contained in the original green velvet hard cover book with title blocked in silver lettering. Printed by Atelier Desjobert and Atelier Leblanc, Paris. Published by Petersburg Press, London in an edition of 200 with 25 artist’s proofs, this being signed, inscribed “Edition B” and numbered 74/200 in green felt tip pen to the justification page.
Together with a duplicate framed plate titled, “Dorian Gray at Opium Den” in the plate; signed in pencil to margin.
Overall 17.7 x 12.6 in — 45 x 32 cm
The Pollock Gallery, Toronto label to the framed print