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Pat Steir (American, b.1938)
LOT ID: 80954
Long Vertical Falls #2, 1991

Aquatint, soap-ground and spit-bite aquatint
45 х 23 in. (114.3 x 58.42 cm.)
Signed, dated, and numbered '9/20' in pencil, lower right on recto.
Print/Casting Year 1991
Edition 9/20
Foundry/Publisher Brian Shure, prntr.; Crown Point Press, pub.
Lot description
Image size: 45 x 23 inches (114.3 x 58.4 cm)
Paper size: 53¼ x 30 inches (135.3 x 76.2 cm)

This print can be sold with or without the frame. There is some wear to the frame: all four corners are split, and there are areas of scratches on the Plexi.

This print is from Steir's most revered body of work, her waterfall series, which she began in 1987. "Long Vertical Falls #2" is a monumental print with exquisite detail, showing what looks like a multi-layered waterfall.

Pat Steir is a Contemporary Abstract artist who is known worldwide for her paintings and, more recently, her prints. Crown Point Press began publishing her prints in 1977, and a retrospective exhibition of her prints was held at the Cabinet des Estampes in Geneva and the Tate Gallery in London. Steir has had one-person painting exhibitions at the Brooklyn Museum (1984) and the New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York (1987), both of which traveled to other prestigious international institutions.
Long Vertical Falls #2 by Pat Steir
  • Long Vertical Falls #2 by Pat Steir
  • Long Vertical Falls #2 by Pat Steir
  • Long Vertical Falls #2 by Pat Steir
  • Long Vertical Falls #2 by Pat Steir
  • Long Vertical Falls #2 by Pat Steir
  • Long Vertical Falls #2 by Pat Steir
  • Long Vertical Falls #2 by Pat Steir
  • Long Vertical Falls #2 by Pat Steir
  • Long Vertical Falls #2 by Pat Steir
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