in graphite, lower left: TRIAL PROOF; lower right: J Johns '81; lower left verso: [in another hand] 1ST PROOFING SESSION
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.
the artist, Sharon, Connecticut; acquired 2010 by the National Gallery of Art
- Field, Richard S. The Prints of Jasper Johns, 1960-1993: A Catalogue Raisonné. West Islip, New York: Universal Limited Art Editions, 1994, no. 219.