Lot 158    

Edward Ruscha (American, b. 1937)
10/23/2015 - Modern Ceramics and Art: Live Saleseroom Auction
Any Town in the U.S.A.
screenprint in colors
signed and dated 1981 l.r. of paper 
numbered 128/150 l.l. of paper
11.75 x 8 in. (plate), 24 x 30 in. (paper) 

Created to benefit reelection of Ohio Senator Howard Metzenbaum

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