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I CAN’T SEE HOW I CAN BE OUTSIDE OF THE SOCIETY— SO I’M WITHIN IT.

Specific Object and Susan Inglett Gallery was pleased to present SPECIFIC OBJECT AT SUSAN INGLETT GALLERY at the Independent 20th Century Fair, held September 8 —11, 2022. The works included will explored the art and socio-political tumult of 1969 through a wealth of artist publications, editions, ephemera and printed matter dating from that year, all drawn from the holdings of Specific Object.

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Poster for the Sixth Annual New York Avant Garde Festival : A Parade
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white & color
  • 78.2 x 17.7 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Poster for the Sixth Annual New York Avant Garde Festival : A Parade

Charlotte Moorman, Ay-o, Jacque Bekaert, Robert Breer, Robert Burridge, Luis Camnitzer, Philip Corner, Douglas Davis, Ken Dewey, John Giorno, Don Heckman, Al Hansen, Dick Hogle, Takehiko Iimura, Joe Jones, Allan Kaprow, Robin Kenyatta, Kenneth Knowlton, Gilles Larrain, Les Levine, Jackson Mac Low, Max V. Mathews, Tom Molholm, Preston McClanahan, Jim McWilliams, Max Neuhaus, Peter Neumann, Michael Noll, Ralph Ortiz, John Pierce, Dick Preston, Ely Ramen, Steve Rettew, Jean Claude Risset, Carolee Schneemann, Willoughby Sharp, Bob Schuller, Ed Summerlin, Jean Toche, John Van Saun, Joyce Wieland, Kenneth Werner, Emmett Williams, Jud Yalkut

Poster for the Sixth Annual New York Festival of the Avant Garde which took the form of a parade down Central Park West in New York City on September 14, 1968, from 7pm to 10pm. Organized by Charlotte Moorman. ... [details]

$400.00
Condition:  Good. Folded in eight, as issued, for mailing. Mailed copy with mailing marks and wear. Light bumping of corners. Two small thumb tack holes to poster: one near the center of the upper edge and one near center of the bottom edge.
[Object # 36278]
Carl Andre Robert Barry Douglas Huebler Joseph Kosuth Sol LeWitt Robert Morris Lawrence Weiner [aka : The Xerox Book, aka : Andre / Barry / Huebler / Kosuth / LeWitt / Morris / Weiner]
  • artists' book
  • wrappers with dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 27.8 x 21 cm.
  • [350] pp.
  • edition size 1000
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Carl Andre Robert Barry Douglas Huebler Joseph Kosuth Sol LeWitt Robert Morris Lawrence Weiner [aka : The Xerox Book, aka : Andre / Barry / Huebler / Kosuth / LeWitt / Morris / Weiner]

[First Edition]

Carl Andre, Robert Barry, Douglas Huebler, Joseph Kosuth, Sol LeWitt, Robert Morris, Lawrence Weiner, Seth Siegelaub

Perhaps one of the most revered artist's publication of the 1960s, the "Xerox Book," published by dealers Siegelaub and Wendler is a xerox book in name only. Conceived by Siegelaub as an inexpensive artist's publication - each artist was afforded twenty-five pages [plus a cover / title page] to execute a site specific project for the publication. ... [details]

$4,500.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light wear along bottom edge of covers including and light yellowing, in part due to a slight misalignment of the cover with the text block that left a 1 mm. overhand of the covers on the bottom edge (as issued). Light yellowing of right side edge of recto and light bumping of bottom right corner. Light yellow spotting along spine edge, covers otherwise clean and unmarked. 4.3 cm. dog-ear to endpaper and 5 mm. of bumping along page edge with receding dog-ears and/or bumping to preceding corners and edge of previous nine pages. Minimal bumping of upper right corner of portion of Carl Andre pages. Contents otherwise clean and unmarked. This copy lacks the very thin unprinted acetate dust jacket that was issued with most copies of the publication. A new mylar cover will be provided. An outstanding well preserved copy. Due to size and weight additional shipping charges may be required for international orders.
[Object # 36741]
$4,000.00
Condition:  Good. Yellowing of covers along spine and along top and bottom edges, 9 mm. tear to surface of top right corner of recto, rubbing of spine, and bumping of verso corners. Tears to protective mylar dust jacket. Acidic clear tape used to attach to covers has yellowed: 2.1 cm. stain to inside of recto, 2.7 cm. stains to first page, 1.7 cm. stain to inside of verso, and 2 cm. stain to last page. Light yellowing of page edges. Binding adhesive has yellowed and is visible at top and bottom of spine edge and along edge of first page. Contents otherwise clean and unmarked. Due to size and weight additional shipping charges may be required for international orders.
[Object # 38514]
Ed Ruscha Business Card [ED RUSCHA (REW-SHEY) *YOUNG ARTIST]
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 7.7 x 14 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Ed Ruscha Business Card [ED RUSCHA (REW-SHEY) *YOUNG ARTIST]

Edward Ruscha, Billy Al Bengston

Edward Ruscha business card designed by Billy Al Bengston. Recto printed in sepia with verso in metallic gold. [details]

Los Angeles, CA: Edward Ruscha,
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$750.00
Condition:  Good. Light handing marks mostly apparent to verso of card.
[Object # 23538]
Earthworks [aka : Earth Works]
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • 22.8 x 31.1 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Earthworks [aka : Earth Works]

Carl Andre, Konrad Bayer, Walter de Maria, Michael Heizer, Robert Morris, Claes Oldenburg, Dennis Oppenheim, Sol LeWitt, Robert Smithson, Stephen Kaltenbach

Exhibition announcement published in conjunction with show which opened October 5, 1968. Announcement consists of a sheet of heavy-stock cardboard flocked with sand: "EARTHWORKS / DWAN NEW YORK OCTOBER 5, 1968" [details]

New York, NY: Dwan Gallery,
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Match
  • poster
  • screenprint
  • color
  • 45.5 x 35.2 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Match

Lucas Samaras

Screenprinted poster featuring two hands and a burning match by Lucas Samaras, published by Pace Editions in 1968. [details]

$750.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light bumping of corners with additional light edge-wear and light handling wear, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 37911]
Frank Stella
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • color
  • 31.3 x 23.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Frank Stella

Frank Stella

Single sided flyer / poster / announcement published in conjunction with show opening March 12, 1968. [details]

Los Angeles, CA: Irving Blum Gallery,
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$350.00
Condition:  Very Good. Unfolded copy with light overall handling, clean and unmarked.
[Object # 23681]
$300.00
Condition:  Good. Bumping and curling of corners with a 10 cm. crease along bottom left corner of page. Light overall soiling of recto and verso, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 37048]
Naked Event at the Statue of Liberty
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Naked Event at the Statue of Liberty

Yayoi Kusama

Single sided vintage wet photocopy press release published to promote Kusama's "Naked Event" at the Statue of Liberty held on July 17, [1968]. [details]

New York, NY: Yayoi Kusama,
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Let the People Speak : Demonstrate Your Opposition to the Vietnam War / Let the People Be Heard
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • monochrome
  • 26.7 x 19.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Let the People Speak : Demonstrate Your Opposition to the Vietnam War / Let the People Be Heard

National Mobilization Committee

Single sided handbill for a antiwar demonstration opposing the Vietnam War held on Wednesday, August 28, [1968], in Grant Park, Chicago. The poster urges Chicagoans that "this totalitarian mentality, which goes hand in hand with the illegal war in Vietnam, must not go unchallenged. ... [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Good / Very Good. Folded in four, 5 mm. tear at bottom center, and 2 cm. closed rip at left edge, light handling marks and edge wear.
[Object # 26609]
Yippie! Yippie! Yippie! Yip-In in Grand Central Station
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 28 x 21.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Yippie! Yippie! Yippie! Yip-In in Grand Central Station

Youth International Party

Flyer promoting a "spring mating service" of fellow Yippies held on March 22, [1968] in Grand Central Station. "It's a spring mating service celebrating the equinox, a back-scratching party, a roller-skating rink, a theatre. ... [details]

$125.00
Condition:  Good. Folded in eight, mild handling marks, light penciled notations and inked circle around date on recto. Small ink notation, "TOM," on verso.
[Object # 26372]
Yippie! Lincoln Park Free Motel
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 28 x 21.5 cm.
  • [8] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Yippie! Lincoln Park Free Motel "Come Sleep With Us" Vote Pig in '68

Youth International Party

Original offset printed, not xeroxed, four sheet booklet published in conjunction with events held August 25 - 30, 1968 to coincide with the 1968 Democratic Convention in Chicago. Booklet contains lists of impartial delegate housing and action sites. ... [details]

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