Sunday, March 11th 2018 @ 9:21pm EDT
A 1981 Galeria Joan Prats poster featuring a color lithograph print after a work by listed Cuban-American artist Baruj Salinas (born 1935), printed by Polígrafa of Barcelona. The Abstract Expressionist-inspired piece depicts a soft blend of pale blue, grey, cream and pink hues. It includes the artist’s name printed to the top center over date notations of “Octubre – Novembre 1981”. The lower center features text of “Galeria Joan Prats, Rambla de Catalunya, 54 – Barcelona”, with additional fine print to the lower margin of “La Polígrafa S. A. Barcelona D.L.B. 30.602 1981”. The print is signed in graphite to the lower left, alongside an inscription of “To Muriel, Cordially, Dec. 1982”. It is presented under glass in a decorative frame with hanging wire to the verso.
- minor toning and fading to print; surface wear and adhesive to frame; mitered corners have separated; peeling to lower left corner of frame; tears to frame’s backing paper.
23.0" W x 30.75" H x 1.25" D
- measures frame; visible image measures 21.5" W x 29.25" H.