Identification and Creation
Object Number
32.1999
People
Jasper Johns, American (Augusta, GA 1930 -)
Title
Cicada
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Marginalia ( in honor of Kusuo Shimizo)
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1979
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silkscreen from sixteen screens in red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, black, buff, and white on Kurotani Hosho paper
Technique
Screen print
Dimensions
sheet: 56.52 x 46.36 cm (22 1/4 x 18 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: recto, lower right, graphite, signed, in artist's hand: J Johns '79
  • inscription: recto, lower left, graphite, signed: proof for Toiny
Provenance
Jean-Christophe Castelli, New York.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Edition
Artists Proof
Standard Reference Number
ULAE 204, JG 18
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Loan from Collection Jean-Christophe Castelli, Class of 1985
Copyright
© Jasper Johns and ULAE/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY, Published by ULAE
Object Number
32.1999
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
with masterprinters Kenjiro Nonaka, Hiroshi Kwanishi, and Takeshi Shimada at Simca Print Artists, 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. 67, fig. 10

Exhibition History

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

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