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Lee Krasner

(American, 1908 – 1984)

Primary Series: Gold Stone

Color lithograph
Edition of 100 signed and numbered examples
Signed and numbered in pencil

Sheet: 22 1/2 x 30 inches (57.2 x 76.2 cm)

Price on application

Stone-lithograph printed with tusche in gold/ochre, a fine, fresh impression of the only known state of this rare work (there were also variations on this print, not necessarily other states created,) printed on Arches paper, to the edges, hand-signed and annotated in pencil by the artist, pulled in an edition of 100 examples (this is an artist proof, annotated “AP”) printed by Mourlot Press, New York, published by Marlborough Graphics, New York, in fine condition unframed.



Clarksville, Arkansas, The Stephens Gallery, Walton Fine Arts Center, University of the Ozarks,From Abstraction to Minimalism: Selections from the Arkansas Arts Center Foundation Collection, Feb 2002 (another example.) 

Boston, Harcus Gallery, 1984, no.17 (another example) 

Newark, Delaware, University Gallery, University of Delaware, 20th Century American Art from the Collection of The University of Delaware Gallery Collection, 23 November 1980 – 20 February 1981, no.34 (another example) 

New York, Marlborough Graphics/Marlborough Gallery, Krasner, 1973 

East Hampton, New York, Guild Hall Museum, Young Collector’s Gallery, Summer, 1972 (another example) 

Huntington, New York, Heckscher Museum, Artists of Suffolk County, Part VI: Contemporary Prints, 16 July – 03 September 1972, catalogue, no.25



Nemser, “Conversation,” 1973, p.48, also published in Nemser, Art Talk, 1975, p.105 

Landau, Ellen G.. Lee Krasner: A Catalogue Raisonné. 1995, New York, Harry N. Abrams, pp.260-61, no. CR533, illustrated in color (another example).



Primary Series: Gold Stone can be found in the following collections:
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York
Davison Art Museum, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut
Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock
University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City
San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego
University Gallery, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware
Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, Michigan
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana
David Owsley Museum of Art at Ball State University, Muncia, Indiana
Davidson College Art Galleries, The Van Every/Smith Galleries, Davidson, North Carolina
Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. (gift of David and Reba Williams)
University Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles
Figgie Art Museum, Davenport, Iowa
Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Massachusetts
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, South Carolina
University of Wyoming Foundation, Laramie, Wyoming
Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts
University of Maryand Art Gallery, College Park, Maryland
Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, Achenbach Foundation, San Francisco
Utah Museum of Fine Arts, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
James E. Lewis Museum of Art, Carl Murphy Fine Arts Center, Morgan State University, Baltimore
Mandeville Gallery, Union College, Schenectady, New York
High Museum of Art, Atlanta
Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center, Springs, New York