Providence, RI: RISD, 1972. First Edition. Portfolio containing 21 Art Prints from the R.I. School of Design. "This silkscreen portfolio was completed in April, 1972 at the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, R.I. The preparation of the screens and the printing were done under the direction of Art Wood." This is one of 250 numbered sets signed by all the artists - this being in the series 101-250 (the prints are each numbered & signed but the colophon page is not - as it is in more limited issues). The artists are Art Wood, Richard Merkin, Walter Simonson, Edward Koren, Bill Drew, Mahler Ryder, Lisa de Francis, Joanne Druchyk, Mags Herries, Bruce Helander, Seaver W. Leslie, Henry Issaacs, Alan Metnick, Ken Speiser, Hugh Townley, Dadi Wirz, and Viki Wulff. Some are notable artists: New Yorker cartoonist Edward Koren; comic book artist Walter Simonson (Marvel Comics "Mighty Thor" &c); Bruce Helander, Mahler Ryder, and Richard Merkin. All under the direction of Art Wood. The 21 prints by these 17 artists are as follows:Lisa de Francis. UNTITLED. MulticolorBill Drew. UNTITLED "Joanne Druchyk AMIABLE COMFORT Single ColorMags Harries. UNTITLED Multicolor" " UNTITLED "Bruce Helander ENJOY COCA-COLA "Henry Isaacs. BOBBY JONES GRAND SLAM. "Edward Koren UNTITLED Single ColorSeaver W. Leslie THINKING OF OTHER THINGS MulticolorRichard Merkin FOR VIKY WULFF "Alan Metnick MASK I "" " MASK II " Mahler Ryder HOLD THE GRAY LINE "Walter Simonson STAR SLAMMERS "" SAMURAI "Ken Speiser UNTITLED "Hugh Townley SHAMANISTIC NOTATIONS. Single ColorDadi Wirz FRAISE JESUS. "" " FRAISE MARIE "Viky Wulff OSCAR HOMOLKA & SPOTSWOOD MulticolorArt Wood. PUPPETS. "With the exception of the print by Bill Drew which is on metallic silver pyroxlin Artcote paper, the print by Joanne Druchyk on Mohawk Vellum paper and the print by Art Wood on Ivory Fairfield Vellum Paper, all prints are printed on Strathmore Envoy Paper. This is Portfolio #104. It measures 16"x20". Housed in a printed green cloth- covered box. The box is slightly worn at edges, else very good. All the prints are in fine condition, however.
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