This is a mega drop. Absolute grail. The Beautiful Losers box sets (2006). These are basically a museum show in a box. You can create an entire Losers installation with these. The Portfolio Box includes 27 works and the Catalog Box includes a first printing of the book with many individual art objects. Sold as a set. All objects have corresponding matching edition numbers. Minty.
The Portfolio Box includes prints by: KAWS, Barry McGee, Raymond Pettibon, Shepard Fairey, Henry Chalfant, Geoff McFetridge, Evan Hecox, Chris Johanson, Thomas Campbell, Ed Templeton, Todd James, Larry Clark, Ryan McGinness, Rostarr, Cheryl Dunn, Harmony Korine, Craig R. Stecyk, Cynthia Connolly, Ari Marcopoulos, Mike Mills, Glen Friedman, Jo Jackson, Andy Jenkins, Terry Richardson, Steve Powers, Wes Humpston, and Tobin Yelland. See additional photos for a complete list. Each print measures 20 x 16 inches and is signed and numbered by the artist.
The KAWS Warm Regards print is a letterpress print. The Barry McGee and Larry Clark works are photographs. The Craig R Stecyk print is a multi process work: silkscreen on top of hand airbrushing. The other prints are silkscreens.
The Catalog Box includes artworks by: Thomas Campbell, Cynthia Connolly, Cheryl Dunn, Shepard Fairey, Phil Frost, Mark Gonzales, Evan Hecox, Jo Jackson, Todd James, James Jarvis, Andy Jenkins, Chris Johanson, Harmony Korine, Ari Marcopoulos, Geoff McFetridge, Barry McGee, Ryan McGinness, Mike Mills, Steve Powers, Terry Richardson, Clare Rojas, Rostarr, Craig R. Stecyk, Ed Templeton, and Tobin Yelland.
Evan Hecox signed/numbered woodblock print on Japanese rice paper / Shepard Fairey signed/numbered silkscreen print / Rostarr hand finished signed/numbered silkscreen print / Craig R Stecyk signed unique photograph with silkscreen elements / Barry McGee hand tagged work / Ryan McGinness signed/numbered sticker pack / Chris Johanson numbered button set / Mark Gonzales ltd etd air freshener / Tobin Yelland signed poster / Mike Mills mini book / Cheryl Dunn signed photograph / Cynthia Connolly signed photograph / Clare Rojas ltd edt cd / Steve Powers custom die cut sticker sheet / Phil Frost custom refillable marker / Jo Jackson artist book / Thomas Campbell ltd edt wallet / Andy Jenkins signed print / Terry Richardson glasses / Ari Marcopoulos artist book / Harmony Korine artist book / Geoff McFetridge original drawing with dvd animation / James Jarvis signed figure / Ed Templeton photograph / Todd James silkscreen print.
The Beautiful Losers Portfolio and Catalog Boxed Edition, 2006
Collection of prints and various art objects in two wooden crates
(i) The Beautiful Losers Portfolio: 27 works on paper with corresponding edition numbers in custom printed and numbered wooden box
Works: 20 x 16 inches each; Box: 26 x 19 x 9 inches
Edition of 30
(ii) The Beautiful Losers Catalog: 25 works and slipcased exhibition catalogue (first printing) in custom printed and numbered wooden box
Works: dimensions variable; Box: 26 x 19 x 9 inches
Edition of 100
Published by Iconoclast on the occasion of the traveling exhibition Beautiful Losers (2004-2010)
Beautiful Losers, Various Locations, 2004-2010
Transfer, Various Locations, 2008-2010
Beautiful Losers : Contemporary Art And Street Culture, Edition Iconoclast, 2005, p 270
Beautiful Losers Archive