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Art by Telephone
  • exhibition catalogue
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 30 x 30 cm.
  • [4] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Art by Telephone

[Original Vinyl LP Record in Original 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 the 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]

$750.00
Condition:  Good. Mild bump to top left corner of jacket and light surface wear to album covers and spine. LP's vinyl is clean showing only light wear. LP has been played and tested and has no material defects. This is a copy of the original album jacket and original vinyl LP.
[Object # 38403]
Artists Against the Expressway / Letter from Donald Judd to Fred McDarrah
  • ephemera
  • mimeograph
  • duotone
  • 27.9 x 21.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unique
  • signed and unnumbered

Artists Against the Expressway / Letter from Donald Judd to Fred McDarrah

Donald Judd, Fred McDarrah

Letter from Donald Judd to Fred McDarrah on Artists Against the Expressway letterhead dated June 7, 1969 requesting his presence at a meeting at the Whitney Museum, New York, on June 19, 1969. The Artists Against the Expressway committee members were: William Agee, John Bennett, Leo Castelli, Richard Feigen, Arnold Glimcher, Donald Judd, Roy Lichtenstein, Lucy Lippard, Robert Murray, Louise Nevelson, Barnett Newman, Ken Noland, Yvonne Rainer, Robert Rauschenburg and Frank Stella. ... [details]

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Untitled (Postcard) [aka : On May 9 (Friday), May 12 (Monday) and May 30 (Friday) 1969 at 3:00 Greenwich Mean Time (9:00 EST) Jan Dibbets will make the gesture indicated on the overside at the place marked
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 10.4 x 10.3 cm.
  • [unpaginated]
  • edition size c. 1000
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Untitled (Postcard) [aka : On May 9 (Friday), May 12 (Monday) and May 30 (Friday) 1969 at 3:00 Greenwich Mean Time (9:00 EST) Jan Dibbets will make the gesture indicated on the overside at the place marked "X" in Amsterdam, Holland ]

Jan Dibbets, Seth Siegelaub

Two sided postcard printed as an announcement of a performance by Jan Dibbets in Amsterdam, May 9, 12, and 30, 1969. Text in English, French, German and Dutch. [details]

New York, NY: Seth Siegelaub,
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$500.00
Condition:  Fine. An unsent card in pristine as-new condition.
[Object # 23316]
Street Works IV
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • monochrome
  • 71 x 55.2 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Street Works IV

Vito Acconci, Arakawa, Scott Burton, Eduardo Costa, Stephen Kaltenbach, Les Levine, Abraham Lubelski, Bernadette Meyer, John Perreault, Marjorie Strider, Hannah Weiner, Ira Joel Haber

Poster published in conjunction with the series of actions of "Street Works IV" opening held October 2, 1969 featuring all eleven artists and continuing through various locations through October 25, 1969. ... [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Very Good. Unmailed unopened copy with original seal intact, folded in nine as issued. Very lighting bumping of edges, otherwise Fine.
[Object # 26203]
$200.00
Condition:  Very Good. Unmailed copy folded in nine as issued. Very light discoloration of verso edges when folded. Closure seal broken. Otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 26204]
Street Works II
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 28 x 21.6 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Street Works II

Vito Hannibal Acconci, Terence Anderson, Arakawa, Gregory Battcock, Matthew Benedict, Michael Brownstein, Scott Burton, James Lee Byars, Rosemarie Castoro, Eduardo Costa, Bill Creston, Larry Fagin, Madeline Gins, John Giorno, Bobbi Gormley, Tom Gormley, Dan Graham, Katherine Greef, Stephen Kaltenbach, Joseph Kosuth, Leandro Katz, Alcides Lanzy, Lucy Lippard, Rosemary Mayer, Ben Patterson, John Perreault, Lil Picard, Adrian Piper, H Alexander Roberts, Marjorie Strider, Mr. T., Bernar Venet, Frank Lincoln Viner, Anne Waldman, Lewis Warsh, Luis Wells, Hannah Weiner, Lawrence Weiner

Flyer / announcement published to promote events held between 13th and 14th Streets and 6th and 5th Avenues, New York City, on April 18, 1969. Participating artists included Vito Hannibal Acconci, Terence Anderson, Arakawa, Gregory Battcock, Matthew Benedict, Michael Brownstein, Scott Burton, James Lee Byars, Rosemarie Castoro, Eduardo Costa, Bill Creston, Larry Fagin, Madeline Gins, John Giorno, Bobbi Gormley, Tom Gormley, Dan Graham, Katherine Greef, Stephen Kaltenbach, Joseph Kosuth, Leandro Katz, Alcides Lanzy, Lucy Lippard, Rosemary Mayer, Ben Patterson, John Perreault, Lil Picard, Adrian Piper, H Alexander Roberts, Marjorie Strider, Mr. ... [details]

[New York], [NY]: ,
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foew&ombwhnw [Freaked Out Electronic Wizards & Other Marvelous Bartenders Who Have No Wings]
  • artists' book
  • leatherette covers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 20.3 x 14.5 cm
  • 320 pp.
  • edition size 4000
  • unsigned and unnumbered

foew&ombwhnw [Freaked Out Electronic Wizards & Other Marvelous Bartenders Who Have No Wings]

Dick Higgins

Artist's book of visual poetry and collected writings by Dick Higgins published within a leatherette-covered faux bible / prayer-book with attached ribbon bookmark. [details]

$125.00
Condition:  Fine / New. In unopened publisher's shrink-warp.
[Object # 38048]
Prospect 69 : Katalog-Zeitung zur internationalen vorschau auf die Kunst in den Galerien der Avantgarde 30. September bis 12. Oktober 1969 [Catalog newspaper for the international preview of art in the galleries of the avant-garde]
  • exhibition catalogue
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • duotone
  • 35.5 x 25 cm.
  • 55 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Prospect 69 : Katalog-Zeitung zur internationalen vorschau auf die Kunst in den Galerien der Avantgarde 30. September bis 12. Oktober 1969 [Catalog newspaper for the international preview of art in the galleries of the avant-garde]

Konrad Fischer, Hans Strelow, Seth Siegelaub, Robert Barry, Douglas Huebler, Joseph Kosuth, Lawrence Weiner, Bernd & Hilla Becher, Hanne Darboven, Bruno Gronen, Michael Heizer, Sol LeWitt, Richard Long, Reiner Ruthenbeck, Niele Toroni, Robert Smithson, Charles Ross, Markus Raetz, Jean-Frédéric Schnyder, Jannis Kounellis, Eliseo Mattiacci, Stanley Brouwn, Alghiero Boetti, Emilio Prini, Giuseppe Penone, Pier Paolo Calzolari, E.P. Butler, Eric Orr, James Lee Byars, Paul Cotton, Hans Haacke, Lynda Benglis, Ron Cooper, Doug Wheeler, Giorgio Griffa, David Prentice, Daniel Buren, Dennis Oppenheim, Zaj, Dick Higgins, Joseph Beuys, Ute Klophaus, David Lamelas

Exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with Prospect 69 held September 30 - October 12, 1969. Conceived of and organized by Konrad Fischer and Hans Strelow. Edited section by Seth Siegelaub incorporates interviews with Robert Barry, Douglas Huebler, Joseph Kosuth, and Lawrence Weiner conducted individually by themselves. ... [details]

Düsseldorf, Germany: Städtische Kunsthalle,
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$450.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light overall aging to paper, few very small chips to lower edge of recto cover, pale time staining to verso cover. Contents clean and unmarked. An outstandingly well preserved copy of a otherwise typically fragile publication.
[Object # 38028]
Paper Plate
  • multiple
  • screenprint
  • color
  • 26 x 26 x 2.3 cm.
  • [2] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Paper Plate

Roy Lichtenstein

Paper plated screenprinted in yellow, red, and blue on white molded paper. Rubber stamp on verso of plate reads "Roy Lichtenstein (c) On 1st Inc. 1969." [details]

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The Terry Allen's Collector's Platter [Gonna California / Color Book / Terry Allen / Joe Ely at ROXY / The Terry Allen Year Book / Two Black-and-White Photographs]
  • loose leaves
  • printed envelope
  • black-and-white
  • 6 vol. : 1 vol. : 20 x 19.7 cm. (envelope) ; 1 vol. : 18.2 x 17.6 cm. (45 RMP vinyl record) ; 2 vol. : 14 x 8.8 cm. (black-and-white photographs, each) ; 1 vol. 16.5 x 16.5 cm. (text card) ; 1 vol. : 3.8 x 8.8 cm. (ticket)
  • 6 vol. : 1 vol. : [2] pp. (envelope) ; 1 vol. : [2] pp. (45 RMP vinyl record) ; 2 vol. : [2] pp. (black-and-white photographs, each) ; 1 vol. [1] pp. (text card) ; 1 vol. : [2] pp. (ticket)
  • edition size unknown
  • signed and unnumbered

The Terry Allen's Collector's Platter [Gonna California / Color Book / Terry Allen / Joe Ely at ROXY / The Terry Allen Year Book / Two Black-and-White Photographs]

Terry Allen

Set consisting of a 45 RPM vinyl record with two Terry Allen songs, "Gonna California" backed "Color Book," issued by Bale Creek in 1969; two silver gelatin black-and-white photographs, one inscribed on recto in black ink "TERRY / JO HAVEY / BUKKA CAIN / BALE CREEK / — THE ALLEN'S —"; a single side text page with an autobiographical text by Allen dated 1969; and a ticket for the Roxy in Los Angeles with rubber stamp on verso reading "TERRY ALLEN / JOE ELY / MON. ... [details]

n.p. / Hollywood, n.p. / CA: Terry Allen / Bale Creek,
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$1,500.00
Condition:  Fine. Record, photographs, text card and ticket all clean and unmarked. Envelope has dusting to recto and staining from adhesive where flap, now lacking, was attached to verso of envelope.
[Object # 37988]
Live in Your Head : When Attitudes Become Form : Works, Concepts, Processes, Situations, Information / wenn Attitüden Form werden : Werke, Konzepte, Vorgänge, Situationen, Information / quand les attitudes deviennent forme : oeuvres, concepts, processus, situations, information / quando attitudini diventano forma : opere, concetti, processi, situazioni, informazione
  • exhibition catalogue
  • illustrated wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 31.5 x 24 cm
  • [170] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Live in Your Head : When Attitudes Become Form : Works, Concepts, Processes, Situations, Information / wenn Attitüden Form werden : Werke, Konzepte, Vorgänge, Situationen, Information / quand les attitudes deviennent forme : oeuvres, concepts, processus, situations, information / quando attitudini diventano forma : opere, concetti, processi, situazioni, informazione

[Kunsthalle Bern Edition]

Harald Szeemann, Scott Burton, Grégoire Müller, Tommaso Trini, Carl Andre, Giovanni Anselmo, Richard Artschwager, Robert Barry, Joseph Beuys, Alighiero Boetti, Michael Buthe, Hanne Darboven, Jan Dibbets, Eva Hesse, Edward Kienholz, Yves Klein, Joseph Kosuth, Jannis Kounellis, Sol LeWitt, Richard Long, Walter De Maria, Mario Merz, Robert Morris, Bruce Nauman, Claes Oldenburg, Panamarenko, Markus Raetz, Reiner Ruthenbeck, Robert Ryman, Fred Sandback, Richard Serra, Robert Smithson, Keith Sonnier, Richard Tuttle, Lawrence Weiner

Exhibition catalogue housed in paperboard binder published in conjunction with show held March 22 - April 27, 1969. Exhibition traveled to Institute of Contemporary Art, London, with variant catalogue. ... [details]

Bern, Switzerland: Kunsthalle Bern,
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$600.00
Condition:  Good / Very Good. Covers lightly soiled with few pale stains and worn with mild bumping to cover corners and spine. Contents clean and unmarked. Binding has not rusted. A much better than average copy of a book that tends to have extensive damage due to nature of covers.
[Object # 37934]
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