in graphite, lower left: TRIAL PROOF; lower right: J Johns '81; lower right verso: [in another hand] 1 BLACK WASH / 2 TRANS BLK FLAT / 3 TRANS COLORS / 4 TRANS + Black + Stone Purple / on top / 3rd / proofing
Marks and Labels
blind stamp: © [chop of Gemini G.E.L.]; stamped in gray on verso: © Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles / STONY JOHNS
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.