Corpse And Mirror
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2011.111
People
Jasper Johns, American (Augusta, GA 1930 -)
Title
Corpse and Mirror
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1976
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Lithograph from twelve aluminum plates on German etching, black wove paper
Technique
Lithograph
Dimensions
sight: 77.8 x 100.4 cm (30 5/8 x 39 1/2 in.)
framed: 98.2 x 119 cm (38 11/16 x 46 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r. J Johns '76
  • inscription: l.l., numbered 12/58
  • (not assigned): embossed stamp, l.l.: LAE
  • inscription: l.r. J Johns '76
Provenance
[Brooke Alexander, Inc., New York], sold; to the Harvard Art Museums, 2011.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
ULAE 168
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Margaret Fisher Fund
Copyright
© Jasper Johns and ULAE/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY, Published by ULAE
Accession Year
2011
Object Number
2011.111
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Descriptions
Description
with masterprinters Bill Goldston, James V. Smith at Universal Limited Art Editions (ULAE), Long Island, New York
Publication History

Jennifer L. Roberts and Jennifer Quick, Jasper Johns / In Press: The Crosshatch Works and the Logic of Print, exh. cat., Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2012), p. 65, fig. 9

Exhibition History

Jasper Johns / In Press: The Crosshatch Works and the Logic of Print, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/22/2012 - 08/18/2012

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted