JONATHAN HAMMER
New Drawings and Books

February 22 - March 29, 1997
523 W 24 Street, New York, NY 10011

1. Zirritig-Zirrizitig
1996
Graphite, colored pencil and gouache on paper
25 1/2 x 39 1/4; 65 x 100 cm

2. Overwrought Whirligig
1996
Graphite, colored pencil and gouache on paper
39 1/4 x 25 inches; 100 x 65 cm

3. Pretty Pony Raise your Head
1996
Hand-colored linoleum cut on paper
22 1/4 x 30 inches; 57 x 76 cm

4. Boxed In
1996
Linoleum cut on paper
22 x 30 inches; 57 x 76 cm

5. On Top of the World
1996
Graphite and colored pencil on paper
30 x 22 inches; 76 x 57 cm

6. Denizens of Satanopolis Chasing the Journalist Lilienstein
1996
Graphite, ink and collage on paper
22 1/2 x 30 inches; 57 x 76 cm

7. Charlatan Trickster
1995
Linoleum cut on paper
22 x 30 inches; 57 x 76 cm

8. John Baldessari and Jonathan Hammer Present...
1996
Unique book with collage and mixed media on paper by John Baldessari and text by Hugh Ball, bound in full leather with gold tooling and video projection.
19 1/2 x 31 1/2 inches; 50 x 80 cm (opened)

9. The Violet Faced Seer
1995
Linoleum cut on paper
22 x 30 inches; 57 x 76 cm

10. Untitled (Sophie Taeuber No. 1)
1996
Wool
108 x 60 inches; 274 x 152 cm

11. 1830
Artist's book with text in French and English by René Crevel. Two hand-colored soft-ground etchings by Jonathan Hammer and a photogravure portrait of René Crevel by George Platt Lynes. In satin slip-case.
32 pages

12. The Sphinx's Beard
1996
Graphite and colored pencil on paper
85 x 30 1/2 inches; 216 x 77 cm

13. Clown Holding Up His Dress
1996
Graphite and colored pencil on paper
29 7/8 x 22 1/2 inches; 74 x 57 cm

14. Satan Holding His Cock
1996
Graphite, colored pencil and gouache on paper
30 x 22 inches; 76 x 57 cm

15. Hanging Clown
1996
Graphite and colored pencil on paper
27 1/2 x 19 1/2 inches; 70 x 50 cm

16. Study of Man No. 1
1996
Graphite and colored pencil on paper
42 1/2 x 30 1/4 inches; 108 x 77 cm

17. The Pineal Eye
1996
Graphite and colored pencil on paper
42 1/2 x 30 1/2 inches; 108 x 77 cm

18. The Decline of the Dance Maker
1996
Unique book with collage and mixed media on paper by Donald Baechler and text by Hugo Ball, bound in full leather with gouache.
19 1/2 x 31 1/2; 50 x 80 cm (opened)

19. Satanopolis
1996
Unique book with collage and mixed media on paper by James Brown and text by Hugo Ball, bound in full leather with inlays and onlays of stingray and paper, tooled in gold.
19 1/2 x 31 1/2; 50 x 80 cm (opened)

20. Crime Scene
1996
Book installation with Kay Rosen, text by Hugh Ball
Paper, plastic, leather and vinyl
Dimensions variable