Robert CottinghamFrankfurters 1980

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Artist
Robert Cottingham (born 1935)
Title
Frankfurters
Date 1980
MediumLithograph on paper
Dimensionsimage: 265 x 267 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1982
Reference
P07643
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Catalogue entry

P07643 Frankfurters 1980

Lithograph 10 3/8 × 10 1/2 (265 × 267) on paper 17 1/2 × 17 1/2 (444 × 444), printed and published by Landfall Press, Inc., Chicago
Inscribed ‘Cottingham 1980’ and ‘34/50’; impressed with the publisher's stamp
Purchased at Sotheby's, Los Angeles (Grant-in-Aid) 1982

These three prints [P07641, P07642, P07643] belong to the Landfall Set, a group of 11 etchings and lithographs made at Landfall Press, Inc. between 1973 and 1978 (repr. The Complete Guide to Photo-Realist Printmaking, exhibition catalogue, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, 1978). Cottingham's subjects are the advertising and neon signs on American shop fronts, an interest which arose out of his previous experience as an advertising executive… (read more)

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