in graphite, lower left: TRIAL PROOF; lower right: J Johns '81; lower left verso, along side vertically: [in another hand] original base; lower right verso: 3rd proofing - all trans colors / 1 wash plate / DRK / 2 flat light / 3 red
Marks and Labels
blind stamp: © [chop of Gemini G.E.L.]; stamped in gray on verso: © Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles / STONY JOHNS INC.
Acquired by NGA in 2010 directly from the artist.
- Field, Richard S. The Prints of Jasper Johns, 1960-1993: A Catalogue Raisonné. West Islip, New York: Universal Limited Art Editions, 1994, no. 219.