JASPER JOHNS Rare Vintage Promotional Mailer for Jasper Johns Opening at Leo Castelli Gallery - "Jasper Johns Drawings, Sculptures and Lithographs" 1961, Offset Lithograph Poster
Very rare offset lithograph poster/invitation published in conjunction with the show "Jasper Johns, Drawings and Sculpture" held January 31 - February 18, 1961. Design by Johns featuring hand stenciling and image of the sculpture Painted Bronze (Ale Cans) (1960). Verso features additional stenciling of Leo Castelli's address. Very few of these mailers are extant from one of Johns' very early Castelli shows (before the Jewish Museum exhibition with Castelli's friend Alan Solomon that catapulted Johns to international superstardom.) True collectors item. Johns himself design this poster. With original folds and print staining as issued. In good, vintage condition.