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L.A. - The Way We Were, 1980

Print

Color lithograph

30.50 x 25.00 in

77.5 x 63.5 cm

Edition of 425

Hand signed in pencil lower right below plate signature and date.

PRICE: $850
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    About The Work

    Betye Saar's work is one of a portfolio of 17 prints commissioned of different artists by the city of Los Angeles to commemorate the city's bicentennial in 1981. Saar created her original work for the project in 1979. It was then reproduced as a limited edition series of 425 in 1980 and distributed in 1981. The other artists in the 17-print portfolio were David Hockney, Ed Ruscha, Wayne Thiebaud, Saul Bass, Helen Lundberg, Charles White, Milton Glaser, Deborah Sussman, Raymond Saunders, Marvin Rubin, Takenobu Igaraski, William Crutchfield, Carlos Diniz, Ken Parkhurst, Carlos Almaraz, and John Follis. Saar's work, incorporating historic family photos, references memory and history in her contribution t the bicentennial portfolio. 

    Courtesy of Susanna W. Gold, PhD

    About Betye Saar

    From The Magazine

    • This work is framed. Frame measurements are 37.50" x 32.00".
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