ROY LICHTENSTEIN, Dish Set, 1966 – 2013

ROY LICHTENSTEIN, Dish Set, 1966-2013
10.75″ dinner plate, 9″ salad plate, 6.5″ bread/butter plate, 8.5″ soup bowl and 6″ saucer
ceramics, 6 parts
edition unknown
published by Barneys, New York, USA
not available

This set is based on Lichtenstein’s Dishes that was published in 1966 in an edition of 800 and was available by mail order or at Leo Castelli Gallery, 4 East 77 Street, New York. Apart from the saucer the sizes of the plates of this re-make are slightly larger than the original, id est: dinner plate: 10.125″ diameter; salad plate: 6.25″ diameter; soup bowl: 8.125″ diameter; cup: 2.5″ x 3.25″ diameter (and saucer 6″ diameter).
Each dinner object of this 1966 edition is stamped “Jackson China for Durable Dish Co. by R. Lichtenstein © 1966″

History of prices:
Auction realized: $3,125.- May 6, 2012
Barneys, New York, USA each item between € 22-€ 206,- (US$ 25.- and $ 265.-) May 2013

ROY LICHTENSTEIN, Folded Hat, 1968

ROY LICHTENSTEIN, Folded Hat, 1968
7.25 x 14 inches
offset on plastic foil
published by The Letter Edged in Black Press Inc. / William Copley, New York 1968
not available separately


This SMS edition is part of issue #4 and an offset print on plastic, sandwiched in plastic and hand-folded to form a tri-cornered hat.