Art & Design - Peter Woodward
Jim Dine bolt cutters, Bolt Cutters (first state), Jim Dine, American b.1935- drypoint etching and aquatint, signed and dated 1973, numbered 1/75
Etching from one 60.3cm x 61.6cm (23.75″ x 24.25″) copper plate. Printed in black on sheet of 101.6cm x 76.2cm (40″ x 30″) Hodgkinson Mould Made paper.
Edition of 75
15 artist’s proofs
Published by Petersburg Press, London; proofed by Hartmut Freilinghaus and printed by Maurice Payne.
There was also a second edition of Jim Dine bolt cutters (second state) using the same plate rotated with aquatint and etching lines added. The second edition was printed by Petersburg Press in New York.
See more work by Jim Dine including – 54 items from 60 Chester Square – Jim Dine’s 70’s London studio