"When something is new to us, we treat it as an experience. We feel that our senses are awake and clear. We are alive": First Edition of Jasper Johns: Signed by Jasper Johns
Johns, Jasper; Text by Max Kozloff.
Item Number: 4546
New York: Harry N. Abrams. Inc., Publishers, 1967.
First edition. Large oblong, original cloth. Text with 142 plates, half tipped-in color. Signed by Jasper Johns on the half title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Rare signed by Jasper Johns.
Jasper Johns has often been called an "artist's artist." A painter, printer and sculptor, Johns is perhaps best known for his painting Flag. His use of classical iconography with sculptural techniques, such as plaster or encaustic in his paintings defined his work. One of America's foremost living artists.