| Joel D. Levinson |
California Flea Market Portfolio of 15 prints
16 x 20 in. (406 x 508 mm)
Fifteen prints on 16 x 20 inch Portriga Rapid III Matt paper and selenium toned during the 1980-81 period. Each print is signed, dated, editioned and titled in pencil on verso. Marked 10/67, but only 19 portfolios were ever produced, according to the photographer (and no more will be made), and the current retail price is $55,000. There were no more portfolio cases made and the photo paper that was used is no longer available. Only one portfolio set remains with the artist. Comes in a specially designed metal portfolio case and with printed title page, essay by Lou Stoumen about Joel D. Levinson's images, etc. Some slight wear to the case and labels of case, but interior like new. See: Joel D. Levinson, Fleamarkets. Levinson has had more than 31 one-man gallery and museum shows and is in the collection of over 30 major museums and institutions. Provenance: David Ruttenberg collection.
Price: $25,000 Sale: $17,500 (ref. 9963)