Primrose Hill Guru (60/225), 1965-1967
Original rubberstamp print on white wove paper
11.40 x 9 in
Allen Ginsberg (American 1926-1997) “Primrose Hill Guru” Published ca. December 7, 1967 by Indianakatz, New York, in an impression of 225 copies, 115 of which were hors commerce and 110 of which were numbered 1 to 110. Original rubberstamp print on white wove paper. 11.4 x 9 inches Edition 60/225 Stamped indelibly (design of chicken in red) from “A Collection of Rubber stamp Prints”, edited by William Katz. Printed during May through December of 1967. Hand signed and dated "July 4, '67", in pencil by Allen Ginsberg. Framed. Note: This edition was in production over a long period of time, at least one example of Ginsberg’s poems was inscribed by him as early as July 10, 1965 but the edition was not made available until December 7, 1967 at the earliest. This example was signed and dated on July 4th, 1967.