Richard Prince

Complete Set of 1980 Artist’s Books

Self-published

Books, each: 8 1/2 × 5 1/2 inches (21.6 × 14 cm)

Flyer: 11 × 8 1/2 inches (27.9 × 21.6 cm)

$21,500

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This set includes the three artist’s books Richard Prince published in 1980: War Pictures, Menthol Wars, and Menthol Pictures; uncorrected proofs of War Pictures and Menthol Pictures; and a rare announcement flyer for the artist’s 1980 solo exhibition at Artists Space in New York. The book’s texts and cover imagery reflect the artist’s early exploration of the decontextualization of found photographs and interest in consumer culture.

Not available for purchase online, please contact the Shop to arrange for purchase.

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Richard Prince

Complete Set of 1980 Artist’s Books

Self-published

Books, each: 8 1/2 × 5 1/2 inches (21.6 × 14 cm)

Flyer: 11 × 8 1/2 inches (27.9 × 21.6 cm)

$21,500

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This set includes the three artist’s books Richard Prince published in 1980: War Pictures, Menthol Wars, and Menthol Pictures; uncorrected proofs of War Pictures and Menthol Pictures; and a rare announcement flyer for the artist’s 1980 solo exhibition at Artists Space in New York. The book’s texts and cover imagery reflect the artist’s early exploration of the decontextualization of found photographs and interest in consumer culture.

Not available for purchase online, please contact the Shop to arrange for purchase.

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