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About Petersburg Press

Petersburg Press is a publisher of limited edition prints and has worked with many of the most significant European and American Post War and Pop artists of their generation. Founded by Paul Cornwall-Jones in London in 1968 Petersburg Press opened additional studios and an exhibition facility in New York in 1972. Cornwall-Jones began working with artists while studying architecture at Cambridge University, where he founded his earlier business Editions Alecto in 1960. On moving to London in 1963 he engaged with a young generation of British artists including Richard Ham...Read More

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Hand painted Jim Dine City Center, New York SIGNED "Gilbert and Sullivan" poster
By Jim Dine
Located in New York, NY
This radiant purple pink poster was designed by Jim Dine for a production of Gilbert and Sullivan at New York City Center in 1968. The stripe down the center of the image is an iride...
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1960s Pop Art Figurative Prints

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Gouache, Offset

Andre Emmerich Gallery 1982 (Gregory, Los Angeles March 1982)
By David Hockney
Located in New York, NY
Original exhibition poster for David Hockney's 1982 show at Andre Emmerich, New York. This poster duplicates Hockney's 1982 photo montage Gregory, Los Angeles March 1982. Hockney’s l...
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1980s Pop Art Portrait Prints

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Offset

1980 Democratic Convention Frank Stella colorful vintage Pop political poster
By Frank Stella
Located in New York, NY
Colorful vintage poster for the 1980 Democratic National Convention, held in Madison Square Garden in New York.Concentric lines of orange and bright green interweave with strokes of ...
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1980s Pop Art Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Francesco Clemente Museum of Modern Art 1986 vintage MOMA dream myth poster
By Francesco Clemente
Located in New York, NY
This three-part work spanning 10 feet was printed from the plates of Francesco Clemente’s mythological landscape Untitled A on the occasion of the 1986 MoMA, New York show of Clement...
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1980s Surrealist Landscape Prints

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Lithograph, Offset

Vintage David Hockney poster Young Playwrights Festival 1982
By (after) David Hockney
Located in New York, NY
This vintage poster was designed by the artist in our studio and comes directly from our Petersburg Press archive. It is not pre-owned. A masked performer gestures his hands, weari...
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1980s Realist Figurative Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Vintage David Hockney Poster Miami New World Festival of Arts 1982 palm trees
By (after) David Hockney
Located in New York, NY
This vintage David Hockney poster features whimsical imagery and rich, bright color. Palm trees, boats in the ocean, a cafe, and a bodega with an elaborate iron-wrought balcony sit a...
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1980s Realist Figurative Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Vintage David Hockney Poster Miami New World Festival of Arts 1982 palm trees
By (after) David Hockney
Located in New York, NY
This vintage David Hockney poster features whimsical imagery and rich, bright color. Palm trees, boats in the ocean, a cafe, and a bodega with an elaborate iron-wrought balcony sit a...
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1980s Realist Figurative Prints

Materials

Lithograph

I'll take my life monotonous from "Some Poems of Jules Laforgue" portfolio
By Patrick Caulfield
Located in New York, NY
Printed in glossy purple, lavender, and bright yellow, I'll take my life monotonous by Patrick Caulfield depicts a lattice outlined in black, with three small dots of yellow. A garde...
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Late 20th Century Pop Art Landscape Prints

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Screen

Untitled, Jasper Johns
By Jasper Johns
Located in New York, NY
Screenprint on Patapar printing parchment. Edition 3000. This print features Johns's exuberant hatching in orange, white, bright green, and purple atop collaged newsprint. Printing o...
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1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

Materials

Screen

Addison Gallery 1982 SIGNED Frank Stella Vintage Poster, metallic rainbow
By Frank Stella
Located in New York, NY
This shimmering, metallic vintage poster with rainbow text and layers of texture must be seen in person to appreciate Frank Stella's masterful design. Original exhibition poster for...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Black Moonlight: abstract black white and gray gouache and watercolor portrait
By Howard Hodgkin
Located in New York, NY
Moody, expressive large scale black and white abstract interior scene with grey watercolor and gouache, depicting a bust, indian Mugal carpet, floral designs and decorative motifs. I...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

Ferris Wheel: abstract modern minimalist color field drawing with rainbow colors
By Gene Davis
Located in New York, NY
This geometric, minimalist print glows in rainbow shades. Vibrant raspberry pink, magenta, yellow, lime green, and sky-blue lines take on the organic quality of handmade paper, resul...
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1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

More About Petersburg Press

Paul Cornwall-Jones, founder of Petersburg Press, photographed by David Hockney at the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam in 1968.

Jasper Johns and Samuel Beckett "Foirades/Fizzles" at The Broad, Los Angeles exhibition of Jasper Johns 2018. 33 etchings by Jasper Johns and 5 essays by Samuel Beckett. Published by Petersburg Press. The bound volume published in 1976 may be seen in the foreground.

James Rosenquist "Paper Clip" large scale lithograph published by Petersburg Press in 1974

Francesco Clémente "The Departure of the Argonaut" 1986 live d'artiste with Alberto Savinio text. One of the 50 double page spreads. Published by Petersburg Press.

Michele Zalopany "Chinese Celebration Tsien Min Square" 1987 pastel on canvas 110 x 119 inches. Michele has made many mono prints and lithographs with Petersburg Press.

Royal Academy, London 2017 Jasper Johns exhibition: Jasper Johns and Samuel Beckett "Foirades/Fizzles" 2017 portfolio published by Petersburg Press. Paul Cornwall-Jones, founder of Petersburg Press can be seen in the center.

One of the mixed media prints from Frank Stella's "Polar Co-ordinates" 1980 series. Each print is made from more than 30 plates drawn by the artist to complete the image and include metallic inks and glitter together with more traditional lithography and screen printing.

Marcel Duchamp "The Oculist Witnesses" 1967 glass multiple published by Petersburg Press.

Roy Lichtenstein "Red Apple and Yellow Apple" 1982 woodcut, one from a series of 7 published by Petersburg Press.

David Hockney "Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm" double page spread. One of the 39 etchings drawn by the artist and published by Petersburg Press in 1969.

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