Blue Haircut

Artist: Jim Dine (American, b. 1935)

Maker/Publisher: Petersburg Press, London

Copy Right Holder: The Artist

Copy Right Holder: Artists Rights Society (ARS)

Date: 1972
sheet: 21 1/4 × 19 3/4 in. (54 × 50.2 cm)
frame: 34 1/2 × 28 1/4 in. (87.6 × 71.8 cm)
Classification: PRINTS
Credit Line: Gift of Thomas J. Branchick
Object number: M.2014.19.1
DescriptionThe portrait of Rimbeau is from a magazine cover Dine bought on a second-hand bookstall in Paris. 'Blue Haircut' is one of a series of prints on this theme. The morning glory was printed by colour offset lithography before the etching plate with the hand shape cut out.
Inscribed: .l. in pencil: Jim Dine 55/75 1972
Edition: 55/75
  • male portrait
  • hand
  • flower
  • poet
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