Gunpowder, brush and red watercolor, and yellow pastel, on white wove paper
Signed, dated, and inscribed, verso, lower left to right, in blue ballpoint pen: ""SECONALS, SPLINTERS" Edward Ruscha 1976 "Seconals, Splinters""; lower left corner, in graphite (in another hand): "D-452"
725 × 1,001 mm
Purchased with funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Horwich
Extended information about this artwork
Lisa Turvey, Edward Ruscha, Catalogue Raisonné of the Works on Paper, Volume One 1956-1976 (New York: Gagosian Gallery, 2014), p. 415, no. D1976.04 (color ill.).
Leo Castelli Gallery, New York. Sold by Marianne Deson Gallery, Chicago, to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1980.
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