Comprises: 1.) Grisaille monotype. Signed at bottom right with date "Melissa Meyer 1994," in pencil and titled at left with edition number "Belvedere XXXIX." 2.) 4to Book "Melissa Meyer: Sketchbooks 1993-1995." Text by Allan Gurganus and Robert Klitzman. Facsimile sketchbook with color plates and one original watercolor by Meyer (11 x 8 inches), signed and dated in ink on verso, laid into pocket inside rear cover. Features gilt-lettered cloth-backed boards with cover label and linen slipcase with mounted label. Printed by Stamperia Valdonega, Verona. Ex-collection Elaine Lustig Cohen (Ex-Libris). New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1997. Number 8 of 75 copies with the signed watercolor and specially bound. The total edition was 500. This copy is additionally inscribed and signed by both Gurganus and Klitzman to artist/designer Elaine Lustig Cohen.
Monotype - Image: 15" H x 13.75" W; Frame: 24.25" H x 22" W;
Provenance: Property from the estate of Elaine Lustig Cohen.