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Robert Indiana

Robert Indiana
(1928-2018)
New Glory Banner (Red & White)
Wool felt tapestry
c 1963
U.S.A.
Edition of 20
Published by Betsy Ross Flag and Banner Co. Inc., and with their label affixed to the reverse, distributed by Multiples Inc., New York and Los Angeles

Height: 215 cm
Width: 130 cm

Multiples,Inc. produced the first multiples of Sol LeWitt, Fred Sandback, and Robert Smithson. Marian Goodman played the main role in artist relations, and during this era, the publishing company also enthusiastically supported emerging Pop artists Robert Indiana, Roy Lichtenstein, and Andy Warhol, amongst others.
During its existence, Multiples Inc. published seminal editions with some of the most important artists of the 20th century over a period of almost three decades between 1966 and 1992.

Bibliography:
Living with Art, Two: The Collection of Walter and Dawn Clark Netsch, Miami University Art Museum, pg. 122
Robert Indiana, Weinhardt, pg. 123 illustrates similar example

Provenance:
Collection Galerie Denise Rene, Paris

 

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