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Mel Bochner

Selected Works

If The Color Changes…

Mel Bochner If The Color Changes… 2018 Laser engraving and hand-applied silver nitrate on both sides of laminated glass, framed

Image/mirror size: 25 x 35 x 1 1/4 inches (63.5 x 88.9 x 3.2 cm)
Frame size: 30 1/2 x 40 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches (77.5 x 102.9 x 8.9 cm)
Edition of 12
Signed and dated on label, on reverse
(Inventory #30671)

Mel Bochner If The Color Changes…, 2018

Everybody Is Full Of Shit

Mel Bochner Everybody Is Full Of Shit 2018 Laser engraving and hand-applied silver nitrate on laminated glass

25 x 35 x 1 1/4 inches (63.5 x 88.9 x 3.8 cm)
Edition of 12
Signed and dated on label, on reverse
(Inventory #30357)

Mel Bochner Everybody Is Full Of Shit, 2018

Are You Out Of Your Fucking Mind?

Mel Bochner Are You Out Of Your Fucking Mind? 2018 Laser engraving and hand-applied silver nitrate on laminated glass

25 x 35 x 1 1/4 inches (63.5 x 88.9 x 3.8 cm)
Edition of 12
Signed and dated on label, on reverse
(Inventory #30356)

Mel Bochner Are You Out Of Your Fucking Mind?, 2018

Kvetch, Kvetch, Kvetch

Mel Bochner Kvetch, Kvetch, Kvetch 2018 Monoprint with collage, engraving and embossment on hand-dyed Twinrocker handmade paper

Image/paper size: 20 1/4 x 30 inches (51.4 x 76.2 cm)
Signed and dated along upper right edge in graphite
(Inventory #30211)

Mel Bochner Kvetch, Kvetch, Kvetch, 2018

Top Dog

Mel Bochner Top Dog 2018 Monoprint with engraving and embossment on Twinrocker handmade paper

Image/paper size: 19 3/4 x 11 inches (50.2 x 27.9 cm)
Signed and dated
(Inventory #30022)

Mel Bochner Top Dog, 2018

Blah, Blah, Blah

Mel Bochner Blah, Blah, Blah 2018 Monoprint with engraving and embossment on hand-dyed Twinrocker handmade paper

Image/paper size: 14 3/4 x 16 1/4 inches (37.5 x 41.3 cm)
Signed and dated lower center in graphite
(Inventory #29972)

Mel Bochner Blah, Blah, Blah, 2018

Ha Ha

Mel Bochner Ha Ha 2017 Monoprint in two parts with collage, engraving and embossment on hand-dyed Twinrocker handmade paper

Overall size: 8 x 19 3/4 inches (20.3 x 50.2 cm)
Signed and dated on right sheet, lower right in graphite
(Inventory #30571)

Mel Bochner Ha Ha, 2017

Do I Have To Draw You A Picture?

Mel Bochner Do I Have To Draw You A Picture? 2018 Monoprint with collage, engraving and embossment on hand-dyed Twinrocker handmade paper

Image/paper size: 22 1/4 x 18 1/2 inches (56.5 x 47 cm)
Signed and dated
(Inventory #30023)

Mel Bochner Do I Have To Draw You A Picture?, 2018

Howl

Mel Bochner Howl 2018 Monoprint with collage, engraving and embossment on hand-dyed Twinrocker handmade paper

Image/paper size: 31 3/4 x 19 inches  (80.6 x 48.3 cm)
Signed and dated
(Inventory #30021)

Mel Bochner Howl, 2018

Chuckle

Mel Bochner Chuckle 2016 Monoprint with collage, engraving and embossment

on hand-dyed Twinrocker handmade paper
Image/paper size:  18 1/4 x 29 5/8 inches  (46.4 x 75.2 cm)
Signed and dated lower right in graphite
(Inventory #29544)

Mel Bochner Chuckle, 2016

Crazy

Mel Bochner Crazy 2018 Monoprint with engraving and embossment on Twinrocker handmade paper

Image/paper size:  63 x 38 1/2 inches  (160 x 97.8 cm)
Signed and dated along right edge in graphite
(Inventory #30019)

Mel Bochner Crazy, 2018

Gobbledygook

Mel Bochner Gobbledygook 2017 Monoprint with collage, engraving and embossment on hand-dyed Twinrocker handmade paper
Image/paper size:  14 x 17 1/2 inches  (35.6 x 44.5 cm)
Signed and dated lower left in graphite
(Inventory #29280)
Mel Bochner Gobbledygook, 2017

Thank You

Mel Bochner Thank You 2017 Etching on Stardream paper mounted to museum board
Image size:  15 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches  (39.4 x 23.5 cm)
Paper size:  16 x 9 3/4 inches  (40.6 x 24.8 cm)
Edition of 15
Signed, numbered and dated lower right in graphite
(Inventory #30213)

Mel Bochner Thank You, 2017

Language Is Not Transparent (ask Alice)

Mel Bochner Language Is Not Transparent (ask Alice) 2016 Collodian lantern slide on mirror

Frame size:  30 5/8 x 26 1/2 x 2 7/16 inches  (77.8 x 67.3 x 6.2 cm)
Edition of 6
Signed on label on reverse of frame
(Inventory #29664)
Krakow Witkin 2016.04

Mel Bochner Language Is Not Transparent (ask Alice), 2016

Amazing (Inverse)

Mel Bochner Amazing (Inverse) 2014 Silkscreen with color shifting inks on Lanaquarelle Satin paper

Image/paper size:  68 1/2 x 47 inches  (174 x 119.4 cm)
Edition of 20
Signed, dated and numbered lower right
(Inventory #27368)
Krakow Witkin 2014.01

Mel Bochner Amazing (Inverse), 2014

Exhibition View

Mel Bochner Exhibition View

Mel Bochner

Barbara Krakow Gallery, September 6, 2014 – October 18, 2014

Mel Bochner Exhibition View,

48 inches

Mel Bochner 48 inches 2007 Monoprint with engraving and embossment on handmade paper in two parts

Image/paper size:  36 3/8 x 48 1/2 inches  (92.4 x 123.2 cm)
Signed recto in pencil
(Inventory #25933)

Mel Bochner 48 inches, 2007

12 inches

Mel Bochner 12 inches 2007 Unique monoprint with engraving and embossment on handmade paper in two parts

Image/paper size:  9 x 12 inches  (24.1 x 31.1 cm)
Signed ‘Bochner’ and dated verso
(Inventory #26361)

Mel Bochner 12 inches, 2007

12″ Square

Mel Bochner 12″ Square 1997 Wood engraving on handmade paper, 4 sheets

Image/mirror size:  24 x 20 inches  (61 x 50.8 cm)
Image/Paper size: 16 x 16 inches overall  (40.6 x 40.6 cm overall)
Edition of 12
Signed on reverse
(Inventory #26398)
Krakow Witkin 1997.01

Mel Bochner 12″ Square, 1997

Vanishing Point

Mel Bochner Vanishing Point 1992-93 Two-color hard and soft-ground etching with aquatint on Somerset English Mould Made paper

Image/paper size:  27 1/2 x 27 3/4 inches  (69.9 x 70.5 cm)
Edition of 30
Signed, dated, and numbered lower right in graphite
(Inventory #29356)
Krakow Witkin 1993.01

Mel Bochner Vanishing Point, 1992-93

Third Quartet

Mel Bochner Third Quartet 1988 Black and white aquatint and soft ground etching in four parts on d'Arches Watercolor rough paper

Overall size:  45 x 44 3/4 inches  (114.3 x 113.7 cm)
Bottom left vertical size:  19 7/8 x 14 3/4 inches  (50.5 x 37.5 cm)
Right bottom facing horizontal size:  14 3/4 x 19 3/4 inches  (37.5 x 50.2 cm)
Upper right facing vertical size:  20 x 14 7/8 inches  (50.8 x 37.8 cm)
Upper left facing horizontal size:  14 3/4 x 19 7/8 inches  (37.5 x 50.5 cm)
Edition of 15
Signed, titled and numbered on reverse of bottom vertical sheet in graphite.  Each sheet is titled and numbered on reverse with directions as to orientation.
(Inventory #29365)
Krakow Witkin 1988.03

Mel Bochner Third Quartet, 1988

Genetic Space, Blue

Mel Bochner Genetic Space, Blue 1995 Engraving with embossment
on handmade paper

Comprised of four pieces
Edition of 6
37 1/2 x 37 1/2 inches overall (95.3 x 95.3 cm)
(Inventory #14434)
Krakow Witkin 1995.02

Mel Bochner Genetic Space, Blue, 1995

Untitled (Red, Yellow, Black)

Mel Bochner Untitled (Red, Yellow, Black) 1995 Engraving with embossment on 4 sheets of handmade Twinrocker paper

Image/paper: 20 x 20 inches overall  (50.8 x 50.8 cm)
Edition of 8
(Inventory #19199)
Krakow Witkin 1995.06

Mel Bochner Untitled (Red, Yellow, Black), 1995

PRIMER (1969-1972) Twenty-One Demonstrations from a Theory of Sculpture

Mel Bochner PRIMER (1969-1972) Twenty-One Demonstrations from a Theory of Sculpture 1995 Set of twenty-one silkscreens

Image paper size:  9 7/8 x 6 15/16 inches each  (25.1 x 17.6 cm each)
Edition of 50
Signed, numbered and dated lower right on colophon
(Inventory #27480)
Krakow Witkin 1995.07

Mel Bochner PRIMER (1969-1972) Twenty-One Demonstrations from a Theory of Sculpture, 1995

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