The Sphinx. (A series of 22 trial proofs leading to final state)
Etching, aquatint, roulette on Arches paper
Plate: 30 3/16 x 40 3/16 in. (76.6 x 102.1 cm)
Sheet: 31 7/16 x 41 9/16 in. (79.8 x 105.6 cm)
"7A" in pencil, lower left
Signed twice, once in image, and once in margin, both lower left
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A series of 22 trial proofs leading to final state artist's proof (23 all together). Artist proof aside from published edition.
Gift of Martin Meltzer
Philip Pearlstein (American, born 1924). The Sphinx. (A series of 22 trial proofs leading to final state), 1978-1979. Etching, aquatint, roulette on Arches paper, Plate: 30 3/16 x 40 3/16 in. (76.6 x 102.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Martin Meltzer, 84.42.22. © Philip Pearlstein
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