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John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach

Specific Object was pleased to present John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach, an exhibition at Susan Inglett Gallery, March 21 - April 20, 2019.

image from John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach
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The Living Theatre : Repertory 1959-60
  • ephemera
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 22.8 x 15.2 cm.
  • [12] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Living Theatre : Repertory 1959-60

Julian Beck, Jackson MacLow, Jack Gelber, Judith Malina, Nikola Cernovich, Freddie Redd

Program for two plays produced during the 1959-60 season at the Living Theatre. "Tonight We Improvise" directed by Julian Beck with the assistance from the living theatre company including Jackson MacLow ; and "The Connection," by Jack Gelber, directed by Judith Malina, designed by Julian Beck, lighting by Nikola Cernovich, and music by Freddie Redd. ... [details]

$95.00
Condition:  Good. Gently folded in two. Light wear to cover edges and light yellowing of pages, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24638]
The Living Theatre : Repertory 1959-60
  • ephemera
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 22.8 x 15.2 cm.
  • [12] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Living Theatre : Repertory 1959-60

Julian Beck, Jackson MacLow, Judith Malina, Nikola Cernovich, Freddie Redd, John Cage, Richard Maxfield, Sophocles, Ezra Pound, Lucia Dlugoszewski, Willard Maas, Marie Menken

Program for three plays produced during the 1959-60 season at the Living Theatre. "The Theatre of Chance I : The Marrying Maiden," by Jackson MacLow, directed by Judith Malina, designed by Julian Beck, lighting by Nikola Cernovich, and music by John Cage with the assistance of Richard Maxfield ; "The Theatre of Chance II : Women of Trachis," by Sophocles, a version by Ezra Pound, directed and designed by Julian Beck, music by Lucia Dlugoszewski, lighting by Nikola Cernovich, film by Willard Maas and Marie Menken ; and "The Connection," by Jack Gelber, directed by Judith Malina, designed by Julian Beck, lighting by Nikola Cernovich, and music by Freddie Redd. ... [details]

$95.00
Condition:  Good / Very Good. Light wear to cover edges and light yellowing of pages, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24639]
The Living Theatre : Repertory 1959
  • ephemera
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 22.6 x 15.2 cm.
  • [14] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Living Theatre : Repertory 1959

Antonin Artaud, Paul Goodman, Julian Beck, Merce Cunningham, William Carlos Williams

Program for two plays produced during the 1959 season at the Living Theatre. "The Cave at Machpelah" by Paul Goodman, directed and designed by Julian Beck with dances by Merce Cunningham ; and "Many Loves" by William Carlos Williams, directed and designed by Julian Beck. ... [details]

$95.00
Condition:  Very Good. Gently folded in two. Light wear to cover edges including multiple 2 mm. tears to edges of covers.
[Object # 24619]
The Village Voice and the Record Hunter Present : A Sunday Afternoon of Contemporary Music
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 20.2 x 12.6 cm. (folded) ; 20.2 x 25.2 cm. (unfolded)
  • [4] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Village Voice and the Record Hunter Present : A Sunday Afternoon of Contemporary Music

John Cage, Edgard Varèse, David Tudor, David Soyer, David Johnson, Dick Maxfield, Newman Guttman, Earle Brown

Program published in conjunction with an evening of contemporary music held at The Village Gate, New York City, April 26, 1959. Featuring New Music by John Cage, Edgard Varèse, David Tudor, David Soyer, Dick Maxfield, Newman Guttman, and Earle Brown. ... [details]

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The Village Voice and the Record Hunter Present : A Sunday Afternoon of Contemporary Music
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 22.7 x 30.4 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Village Voice and the Record Hunter Present : A Sunday Afternoon of Contemporary Music

John Cage, Edgard Varèse, David Tudor, David Soyer, David Johnson, Dick Maxfield, Newman Guttman, Earle Brown

Single sided handbill / flyer published in conjunction with an evening of contemporary music held at The Village Gate, New York City, April 26, 1959. Featuring New Music by John Cage, Edgard Varèse, David Tudor, David Soyer, Dick Maxfield, Newman Guttman, and Earle Brown. ... [details]

$175.00
Condition:  Very Good. Folded in two as issued, then gently folded again in three. Light additional handling wear, rubbing, and gentle wear to corners. Otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24562]
George Segal : Recent Paintings and Sculpture
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 30.3 x 22.8 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

George Segal : Recent Paintings and Sculpture

George Segal

Single sided flyer / announcement published in conjunction with show held February 2 - 21, 1959. [details]

$450.00
Condition:  Good. Folded into eights with light rubbing along folds and a 2 cm. narrow dog-ear to lower left corner.
[Object # 24462]
Invitation / Opening / Preview : Marcel Duchamp
  • ephemera
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • accordion
  • printed envelope
  • black-and-white & color
  • 22.2 x 16.4 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Invitation / Opening / Preview : Marcel Duchamp

Marcel Duchamp

Exhibition announcement / invitation published in conjunction with the opening preview of the exhibition "Marcel Duchamp," held April 6 - May 2, 1959. Accordion folded with each leaf printed with a letter of Marcel Duchamp's name in faded multicolor. ... [details]

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De Kooning
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 73.6 x 50.6 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

De Kooning

Willem de Kooning

Poster published in conjunction with show held May 4 - 30, 1959. [details]

New York, NY: Sidney Janis,
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$450.00
Condition:  Good / Very Good. Folded in eights as issued then folded again in half. Light yellowing along fold lines.
[Object # 24221]
Two-Man : Dine / Oldenburg
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 25.4 x 20.3 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Two-Man : Dine / Oldenburg

Claes Oldenburg, Jim Dine

Single sided flyer / announcement designed by Claes Oldenburg published in conjunction with two-man show of works by Jim Dine and Oldenburg held November 13 - December 3, 1959. [details]

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18 Happenings in Six Parts by Allan Kaprow
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 28 x 21.6 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

18 Happenings in Six Parts by Allan Kaprow

Allan Kaprow

Single sided handbill published in conjunction with the first performance of Allan Kaprow's first happening, "18 Happenings in Six Parts by Allan Kaprow," held October, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 1959 at The Reuben Gallery, New York. ... [details]

New York, NY: Reuben Gallery,
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