RED GROOMS ORIGINAL ETCHING SIGNED DATED "76" TITLED "RUDY" NUMBERED "1/20"

PRICE REDUCED. RARE ORIGINAL RED GROOMS ETCHING " RUDY" 1976 MEASURING 3 3/4" x 4 7/8" [IMAGE SIZE]. SIGNED WITH FULL SIGNATURE BY THE ARTIST WITH FULL SIGNATURE, "RED GROOMS", NUMBERED "1/20", DATED "76" AND TITLED "RUDY". This exceptional etching, on embossed paper, is in fine condition and one of the scarcest of all of the Artist Etchings executed by Grooms. Rudy Burckhardt, artist, photographer, filmmaker, painter, writer and cultural icon was a close friend and collaborator of Grooms. Burckhardt worked with Grooms on a film about Grooms and his work. They were close friends until Rudy decided to end his life by walking in to a pond behind his home in Searsmont, Maine on August 1, 1999. A remarkable original Article dated January 2, 2000 from the New York Times by poet, John Ashbery is included (torn). A brief biography of Red Grooms from Wikipedia is supplied below. THIS IS ONE OF GROOMS SCARCEST ETCHINGS, OF ONE OF HIS CLOSEST FRIENDS AND COLLABORATORS AND THIS IS NUMBER 1 OF ONLY 20 EXAMPLES PRODUCED.

Red Grooms

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For the 1986 film, see Red Grooms: Sunflower in a Hothouse .

Red Grooms

Born

Charles Rogers Grooms
(1937-06-07) June 7, 1937 (age 78)
Nashville, Tennessee

Nationality

American

Education
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