Jim Dine
Picabia III (Groans) 1971

Artwork details

Jim Dine born 1935
Picabia III (Groans)
Date 1971
Medium Lithograph on paper
Dimensions Image: 1368 x 928 mm
Acquisition Presented by the artist 1980
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Catalogue entry

P02544 [from] PICABIA III (GROANS) 1971 [P02542–02544;complete]

All inscribed ‘Jim Dine 1971’ bottom centre and ‘A/P’
Three lithographs with collage printed by Ernie Donagh and published by Petersburg Press in an edition of 75, each approx. 54×36 (137.5×91.8)
Presented by the artist 1980
Lit: Jim Dine Prints 1970–77, New York 1977, nos.43–45

For each of these a single zinc plate was used; Dine worked over photographic images to make a rich, graffiti-like effect. The collaged hearts at the centre were separately printed from a watercolour.

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

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