P07449 Box 1980
Lithograph on 4 sheets 41 3/4 × 59 7/8 (1060 × 1520) overall on Velin Arches, printed by Ian Lawson and published by Waddington Graphics
Inscribed ‘Allen Jones 80’ to the right of bottom centre and ‘46/70’; impressed with the printer's and publisher's stamps
Purchased from Waddington Graphics (Grant-in-Aid) 1982
The following entry is based upon written answers by the artist to questions posed by the compiler in a letter of 18 April 1986 and has been approved by the artist.
P07449 is a four part lithograph comprising one large rectangular sheet, predominantly in green, bordered on three sides by three narrower rectangular sheets, predominantly in red. The image depicts a stage as though seen from a box in a theatre. On either side of the box are two female figures, who are drawn as though glimpsed in the field of peripheral vision, and on the stage are depicted the legs of a ballerina who is leaping. Her torso is too high to be in vision and is therefore not depicted…