Book

Raymond Pettibon
Thinking of You

1998
Thinking of You
  • Thinking of You
  • $ 100.00

    Thinking of You is a scrapbook, a diary, perhaps even a pillow book, of intimate meditations on the many moods of that particularly sensitive motif – the phallus. This beautifully printed and bound book was produced in conjunction with California-based artist Raymond Pettibon's premiere North American museum exhibition at the Renaissance Society in 1998. His show featured over 500 drawings stylistically derived from cartoons, West Coast punk, B movies and tabloid melodramas. Captioned with quips and adages inspired by an amalgam of literary sources – William Blake, Gumby, Charles Manson, Batman, the Bible, etc. – the drawings are always exquisite, street-dealing a Viagra for the soul. Sometimes provocative, comical, even poetic, Thinking of You is available in a limited edition of 2,000.

    1998, 230 pp., 112 b/w illus., hardcover

    A special edition of Thinking of You is available featuring additional unique drawings by the artist on the inside pages. Prices start at $1,000; please contact us for further information.

     Related exhibition: Raymond Pettibon (1998)

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