John Christie

Frankfurt Circle

1981

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Medium
Screenprint on paper
Dimensions
Image: 230 x 230 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the artist 1982
Reference
P02558

Catalogue entry

P02558 FRANKFURT CIRCLE 1981

Inscribed ‘John Christie Oct 81’ bottom right and ‘Frankfurt Circle’ and ‘13/33’
Screenprint, printed by the artist and published by Circle Press, 9 × 9 (23×23)
Presented by the artist 1982

This image was used as Circle Press' poster for the Frankfurt Book Fair 1981, with lettering added. Circle Press is John Christie's press, and he decided to make an editioned version of the same image.

Published in:
The Tate Gallery 1980-82: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions, London 1984