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Card depicting portrait of the artist by Phong Bui (hand signed and dated by Jasper Johns), 2008

Card depicting a portrait of Jasper Johns by Phong Bui (Hand signed by Jasper Johns)
5 × 3 3/4 in
12.7 × 9.5 cm
This is ephemera, an artifact related to the artist.
$1,000
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Alpha 137 Gallery
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Extremely rare card featuring an image of the …

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Price includes complimentary packing and shipping!
Extremely rare card featuring an image of the portrait of the artist by Phong Bui, hand signed and dated by Jasper Johns. A marveous piece of ephemera! Note that the ink signature and date is on the back (verso) of the card but it is shown underneath in the header …

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Print
Condition
Very good condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, hand signed and dated 12 May 08 by Jasper Johns on the verso
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Jasper Johns
American, b. 1930
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Jasper Johns's ongoing stylistic and technical experimentation place him at the forefront of American art. His richly textured paintings of maps, flags, numbers, and targets laid the groundwork for Pop art, Minimalism, and Conceptual art. In New York in the 1950s, Johns was part of a community of artists, including Robert Rauschenberg, seeking an alternative to the emotional nature of Abstract Expressionism. Influenced by Marcel Duchamp, Johns's early work paired the concerns of craft with familiar concrete imagery. His interest in process also led to innovations in lithography, screen-printing, etching and woodblock, using such materials as pencil, pen, brush, crayon, wax, and plaster to constantly challenge the technical possibilities of printmaking.

Phong Bui
Vietnamese, b. 1964
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Writer and artist Phong Bui makes installations and colorful collages that evoke modernist artworks such as those by Arthur Beecher Carles and Joseph Cornell. As a child in Vietnam, Phong, the publisher of the Brooklyn Rail, would pore over Vogue magazine and dream of being an art director at Condé Nast. It was only after he went to the Museum of Modern Art for the first time and saw Willem de Kooning’s Woman I (1950–2) that he decided to pursue fine art instead of commercial art. “It really gave me a shock,” he says of the iconic abstract expressionist painting. “I got goose bumps.”

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Alpha 137 Gallery
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Price includes complimentary packing and shipping!
Extremely rare card featuring an image of the …

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Price includes complimentary packing and shipping!
Extremely rare card featuring an image of the portrait of the artist by Phong Bui, hand signed and dated by Jasper Johns. A marveous piece of ephemera! Note that the ink signature and date is on the back (verso) of the card but it is shown underneath in the header …

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Medium
Print
Condition
Very good condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, hand signed and dated 12 May 08 by Jasper Johns on the verso
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Jasper Johns
American, b. 1930
Follow

Jasper Johns's ongoing stylistic and technical experimentation place him at the forefront of American art. His richly textured paintings of maps, flags, numbers, and targets laid the groundwork for Pop art, Minimalism, and Conceptual art. In New York in the 1950s, Johns was part of a community of artists, including Robert Rauschenberg, seeking an alternative to the emotional nature of Abstract Expressionism. Influenced by Marcel Duchamp, Johns's early work paired the concerns of craft with familiar concrete imagery. His interest in process also led to innovations in lithography, screen-printing, etching and woodblock, using such materials as pencil, pen, brush, crayon, wax, and plaster to constantly challenge the technical possibilities of printmaking.

Phong Bui
Vietnamese, b. 1964
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Writer and artist Phong Bui makes installations and colorful collages that evoke modernist artworks such as those by Arthur Beecher Carles and Joseph Cornell. As a child in Vietnam, Phong, the publisher of the Brooklyn Rail, would pore over Vogue magazine and dream of being an art director at Condé Nast. It was only after he went to the Museum of Modern Art for the first time and saw Willem de Kooning’s Woman I (1950–2) that he decided to pursue fine art instead of commercial art. “It really gave me a shock,” he says of the iconic abstract expressionist painting. “I got goose bumps.”

Card depicting portrait of the artist by Phong Bui (hand signed and dated by Jasper Johns), 2008

Card depicting a portrait of Jasper Johns by Phong Bui (Hand signed by Jasper Johns)
5 × 3 3/4 in
12.7 × 9.5 cm
This is ephemera, an artifact related to the artist.
$1,000
Ships from New York, NY, US
Free shipping worldwide
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Locked
Secure payment
Secure transactions by credit card through Stripe.
Learn more.
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