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LAWRENCE WEINER (1942 - 2021)


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The Fashion Show Poetry Event
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 49.5 x 68 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Fashion Show Poetry Event

Eduardo Costa, John Perreault, Hannah Weiner, Les Levine, James Lee Byars, Enrique Castro-Cid, Allan D'Arcangelo, Rubens Gerchman, Alex Katz, Nicholas Krushenick, Robert Plate, Sylvia Stone, Marisol, Andy Warhol, Alfredo Rodriquez Arias, Juan Stoppani, Susana Salgado, John Perreault, Marjorie Strider, James Rosenquist, Claes Oldenburg

Single-sided poster published in conjunction with an event held January 14, 1969. Poetry by Eduardo Costa, John Perreault and Hannah Weiner. Fashions by James Lee Byars, Enrique Castro-Cid, Eduardo Costa, Allan D'Arcangelo, Rubens Gerchman, Alex Katz, Nicholas Krushenick, Robert Plate, Sylvia Stone, Marisol, Les Levine, Andy Warhol, Hannah Weiner, Alfredo Rodriquez Arias, Juan Stoppani, Susana Salgado, John Perreault, Marjorie Strider, James Rosenquist and Claes Oldenburg. ... [details]

$750.00
Condition:  Good. Folded in fifteen as issued. Some edge-wear and rubbing of fold lines. 2.2 cm. crease to bottom left corner of poster, light creasing parallel to right side edge of recto, 3.4 cm. dog-ear to upper right corner and additional light handling wear. 18.5 cm. area of yellow soiling along fold line on recto.
[Object # 37193]
A Multiracial Holiday Workshop at the Dancers' Workshop
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 35.5 x 21.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

A Multiracial Holiday Workshop at the Dancers' Workshop

Ann Halprin, Clint Shelby, Lawrence Washington Jr., Robert Conley

Single sided flyer / announcement published in conjunction with "A Multiracial Holiday Workshop" held at Dancers' Workshop, San Francisco, December 22 - 27, 1969 and December 29, 1969 - January 3, [1969]. ... [details]

San Francisco, CA: Dancers' Workshop,
Permalink
$350.00
Condition:  Good. Mailed copy with mailing marks and mailing wear including pencil markings. Folded in three, as issued, with a 3 cm. area of loss along bottom edge of page which occurred when the closure sticker was torn open: the lost portion is adhered to the closure sticker on verso. Additional edge-wear including 2.8 cm. of bumping and creasing to upper right corner, 2.4 cm. of bumping and creasing to upper left corner and creasing at edges of fold lines.
[Object # 37189]
Gay
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white & color
  • 42 x 28.8 cm.
  • 20 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Gay

Vol. 1, No. 2 (December 15, 1969)

Al Goldstein, Jim Buckley, Hector Simms, Ken Gaul, Everett Henderson, Leo Louis Martello, Angelo d'Archangelo, Stephen Kaiso, Dick Leitsch, Robert Amsel, Randolfe Wicker, Ian J. Tree, Lily Hansen, John F. Caldwell

December 15, 1969 issue of Gay, edited by Al Goldstein and Jim Buckley. Spinoff publication by editors of Screw. Contents include: "The Editors Speak;" "Anther Radical Sex Group Formed: Mattachine Repudiates Connection;" "Leroi Jones Calls Gays 'Fake;'" "Telephone Company Discrimination Charged;" "Federal Claims Court Rules Against Gov't Employee;" "Poll Shows Doctors Oppose Anti-Gay Laws;" "New York Gay Ghettos," Hector Simms, with photos by Ken Gaul; "What Makes Mick Mighty?" Everett Henderson on Mick Jagger; "The Gay Witch," by Dr. ... [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Good. Light tanning and edge wear to leaves. 5.4 cm. tear to spine edge with additional light tearing. Light tearing of pages including 1.4 cm. tear to page 7; 1 cm., 2 cm., and 5 mm. tears to page 9; 1.9 cm., 5 mm., 1 cm., 8 mm., 2 mm. and 1 mm. tears to page 11. Contents otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 20986]
Art by Telephone
  • exhibition catalogue
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 30 x 30 cm.
  • [4] pp.
  • edition size 20
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Art by Telephone

[Original Vinyl LP Record Housed in Facsimile Gatefold Cover]

Jan van der Marck, Siah Armajani, Richard Artschwager, John Baldessari, Iain Baxter, Mel Bochner, George Brecht, Jack Burnham, James Lee Byars, Robert H. Cumming, Francoise Dallegret, Jan Dibbets, John Giorno, Robert Grosvenor, Hans Haacke, Richard Hamilton, Dick Higgins, Davi Det Hompson, Robert Huot, Alani Jacquet, Ed Kienholz, Joseph Kosuth, Les Levine, Sol LeWitt, Robert Morris, Bruce Nauman, Claes Oldenburg, Dennis Oppenheim, Richard Serra, Robert Smithson, Guenther Uecker, Stan Van Der Beek, Bernar Venet, Frank Lincoln Viner, Wolf Vostell, William Wegman, William T. Wiley

Vinyl 33-1/3 LP record issued as exhibition catalogue for show held November 1 - December 14, 1969. "Shortly after its opening, the Museum of Contemporary Art planned an exhibition to record the trend, incipient then and pervasive today, toward conceptualization of art. ... [details]

$450.00
Condition:  Fine. Original 1969 vinyl LP housed in 2008 screenprinted facsimile album cover. Vinyl in good condition, jacket is New.
[Object # 24649]
Fight the Government Attempt to Destroy the Black Panther Party
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • monochrome
  • 28 x 21.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Fight the Government Attempt to Destroy the Black Panther Party

Youth Against War & Fascism

Flyer promoting a mass rally protest held on Saturday, December 13, [1969] in Union Square, New York, to stop the war against the Black Panthers. In attendance will be prominent speakers from black liberation, trade union, anti-war, and GI struggles. [details]

$125.00
Condition:  Good. Folded in four, text fading, red pen markings on recto boxing information on the poster, light edge wear.
[Object # 26486]
Release 1 : A Benefit for the John Giorno Defense Fund
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 71.5 x 55.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Release 1 : A Benefit for the John Giorno Defense Fund

John Giorno, Les Levine, Yvonne Rainer, Taylor Mead, Anne Waldman, Ultra Violet, Angus MacLise, Joyous Lake, Andy Warhol, Allen Ginsberg, Lennox Raphael, Brand X, Silver Apples

Oversized poster, designed by Les Levine, published in conjunction with fundraising events held on November 21 and 22, 1969 in support of John Giorno. Poster centers on newspaper clipping of Margaret Mead testifying to senators on the use of marijuana. ... [details]

$450.00
Condition:  Very Good. Hand addressed mailed copy with postmarks. Folded in nine as issued with mild handling marks.
[Object # 23584]
Rampage
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 35.5 x 28.8 cm.
  • 23 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Rampage

Vol. 16, No. 23 (Nov. 30, 1969)

Lew Hansen, Beulah Dweppe, Dick Russ, Dr. Raymond Brewer, Ph.D., Herman Newcomb, Beulah Dweppe, Bob Blackburn, James A. Kane, Jack Kane

November 30, 1969 issue of "Rampage." Contents include: "Graffiti with Lew Hansen;" "Letters to the Editor;" "Horny Undertaking Groove on Socking it to 'Corpse,'" by Beulah Dweppe; "Glorified Pimps Take Top Tootsies From Average Joes," by Dick Russ; "Criswell Predicts;" "Movie Lot Chatter;" "Sex Analysis," by Dr. ... [details]

$125.00
Condition:  Very Good. Folded in two with light tanning of leaves and light edge wear. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 37899]
Berkeley Barb
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 44.5 x 29.2 cm.
  • [27] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Berkeley Barb

Vol. 8, No. 17. Issue 193 (April 25 - May 1, 1969)

Max Scher, Sgt. Pepper, Cassandra, Reverend Richard Miller, David Stucki, Stew Albert, Peggy Irving, Bil Paul, Stew Albert, Ellen Mendicino, Steve Haines, Student Homophile League, Keith Lampe, Corey Miller, PAT, Walt Whitman, John Carry, John Lennon, Yoko Ono, Lenny Lipton, Eugene Schoenfeld

Issue 193 of Berkeley Barb, edited by Max Scher. Contents include: "Mind Radar," by Sgt. Pepper; "Sex and Power," by Cassandra; "Bore -- Can You Dig It?," by Reverend Richard Miller, ULC; "Behind the News," by David Stucki; Remember?;" "Freeing Huey: Here's How To Do It," by Stew Albert; "The Trouble at Merritt;" "Wee Willie Just Keeps On Truckin'," by PAT; "What Do Men Live By?," by Peggy Irving; "Freaks Freak Out Joe's Quake Fest;" "Baskett's Family;" "Sultan Warns NAACP," by Bil Paul; "People's Park: Free For All," by Stew Albert; "Everybody's Happy," by Kathy; "White panther Communication;" "Cutting Remarks," by Ellen Mendicino; "No Love Lost," by PAT; "Fighting Fire;" "Malcolm X," by Keith Lampe; "Homo Death: Killer Cops at Large," by Steve Haines; "How U. ... [details]

Berkeley, CA: Allan Coult,
Permalink
$175.00
Condition:  Good. Folded in two with tanning of leaves and light edge wear. light tearing of edges of pages 13 - 16. Contents otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 37898]
Fun
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 42.1 x 29 cm.
  • 27 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Fun

Vol. 1, No. 26 (1969)

Marv Grafton, Julius Marks, Frank Dale, Jill Peters, Curt Masters, Rita Garobi, Able Nebbish, David Manco, Jane Green, Wieder, Galt

Issue 26 of the adult weekly "Fun," edited by Marv Grafton. Contents include: "News News," by Julius Marks; "Soup 2 Nuts," by Frank Dale; "Memoirs of a Nympho," by Jill Peters; "Stop Being a Lousy Lover!," by Curt Masters; "The Yapping Pussy," by Rita Garobi; "I Was Late Getting Home That Night," by Able Nebbish; "Films: He," by David Manco; "Films: She," by Jane Green; "Rensie's Relics;" "Tell Me Jean;" "Classified Fun;" and "Msagro," written by Wieder, illustrated by Galt. [details]

$75.00
Condition:  Very Good. Minor tanning and edge wear to leaves, 5 mm. tear to bottom edge, 2 mm. tear to top edge, and 2 mm. tear to spine. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 37895]
The East Village Other
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white & color
  • 43 x 29 cm.
  • 40 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The East Village Other

Vol. 4, No. 20 (April 16, 1969)

Jaakov Kohn, Steve Ditko, D.A. Latimer, Lennox Raphael, Lita Eliscu, Harry Smith, David Mitchell, Claudia Dreifus, Eugene Schoenfeld, Elfrida Rivers, Kiss Magazine

April 16, 1969 issue of The East Village Other, edited by Jaakov Kohn. Contents include: "A Letter from Vito," by Vito, president of the New York Pagans; "Fight the Oppressor," a comic strip dedicated to Steve Ditko; "LNMOGH," prepared by Eli Enzer; "Chicago? Chicago? That Wonderful Town," by Jaakov Kohn, photo by Linn M. ... [details]

$45.00
Condition:  Fair. Recto and verso of periodical are detached with chipping along spine edge. 8.5 cm. tear to recto, 3.5 cm. and 3 cm. losses to corners of verso. Paper is yellowed and brittle with chipping and additional edge-wear throughout contents including tears and areas of loss. Contents otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 20817]
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