Greeting card, c. 1962 gelatin silver print on card 4 x 3in (10.2 x 7.6cm) unframed
Provenance: Collection of Sydney Rosen, Los Angeles (acquired directly from the artist) Thence by descent to the present owner
Sydney Rosen Rehmar (1925-2005) was an artist in Los Angeles in the 1950s, '60s and '70s. During this time she met many artists including Richard Diebenkorn, Richards Ruben, George Hermes, Ed Ruscha, Judy Chicago, Edmund Teske and Wallace Berman. Berman was a frequent guest in her home and it was her verifax machine that he used in many of his iconic pieces.