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Jay Ryan Art Print Sold Out

SM0245 ID SM0245 (photo)
Arrived 5.11.07, AM, Hand Delivered
From Jay Ryan, Chicago, IL
Description Hand Screened 23" x 35" Print
More info The Bird Machine
Swapped for TBD
Status at CP

We've followed and admired Jay Ryan's art for quite some time, witness our mini-doc on his working process called 6 Colors, 1,800 Pulls and 2 Dogs. When Jay volunteered to create an art print exclusively for the Swap Meat we didn't even bother to ask what it was going to be. We just said, "Yes, please." A couple weeks later Jay showed up at our studio with a large kraft-wrapped bundle he called a "burrito full of prints" and when we unwrapped it in the conference room Bryan whistled, Jim whispered "holy shit" and Jay smiled. As with most of these things, the photos don't do it near justice, it's a powerful, rich, layered composition and, oh yeah, it's a cat on a bike.

Swap Meat Exclusive: Available For Purchase Sold Out
Limited-edition of just 40 prints available out of a one-time edition of 100, the balance are headed for Jay's subscribers and his files. Created with nine screens including four different greens and four blacks. the large 23" x 35" prints are signed and numbered by the artist. $75 each.

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