in graphite, lower left: 1ST STATE / [in another hand] 50% PORTLAND BLACK + 50% TRANS WHITE; lower right, below plate mark: JJ; [in another hand] along edge of sheet" PLATE 2 STATE #1
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[chop of ULAE]
Acquired by NGA in 2010 directly from the artist.
- Field, Richard. The Prints of Jasper Johns 1960-1993. New York: Universal Limited Art Editions: 1994.