Hendrix 67 11 Sharp

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Mon May 16, 2011 12:31 pm

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Mon May 16, 2011 12:31 pm

One, please ;-)
£325 (Intl)
- oops, gonna have to pass. Too bad, I would have liked to grab this one :(
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Mon May 16, 2011 2:18 pm

Isn't there a new, large sized, limited edition coming of this classic image, overseen by Martin Sharp himself?
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Mon May 16, 2011 4:23 pm

This IS the listing for the new 2011 limited edition printing. Images added.

Pr-orders being taken until 01 June 2011. Release date 01 July 2011.

Pre-order prices: £315 (UK) & £325 (Intl)
Release price: £350.

The size has changed since the original announcement. 27.5 x 35.4 (700mm x 900mm) with a 3.9in (100mm) white border.
The 67 Big O print did not have a border and was not signed/numbered

The paper is 310gsm fine art paper.
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Mon May 16, 2011 4:33 pm

Rick_a_c wrote:Isn't there a new, large sized, limited edition coming of this classic image, overseen by Martin Sharp himself?

its already out.... and its HUGE

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Mon May 16, 2011 4:40 pm

damn that is colorful!
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Mon May 16, 2011 5:22 pm

and its almost 4ft X 4ft !!!
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Mon May 16, 2011 6:21 pm

I thought I saw it was supposed to be signed and numbered on the back of it.
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Mon May 16, 2011 8:55 pm

Could anyone post a link to where this will be sold? I couldn't find it anywhere.

Thanks, in advance! :D
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Mon May 16, 2011 9:41 pm

sschmotz wrote:I thought I saw it was supposed to be signed and numbered on the back of it.
some of sharp's second printings he just released are signed and numbered on the back but i dont think this is part of that group. this image (hendrix) is much much larger and the image is slightly different
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Mon May 16, 2011 9:52 pm

I've gotta shake my head on this one. Maybe it's a screen print or something 'better' than the original, at least technologically speaking. But I've had a couple different shots in the past few years at an original of this image for close to this price. I passed because I was scared I might be getting a reproduction. This is truly my albatross. If Sharp has had his hand in this edition, which is obviously the case, then it might be well worth the money, especially with the huge size. I remember when they did some silkscreen editions of BG-105 and a few other 60's classics by making them bigger and silkscreens, being overseen by the original artists. This could become one of those. I know I'll kick myself. :?
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Mon May 16, 2011 9:57 pm

I'll stick with the double sided blotter art I have with the same image. Can be found on eBay for $25 and is probably better quality and definately easier to frame
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Tue May 17, 2011 12:51 am

the image attached here is the version being released July 1st and available for pre-order now from Martin Sharp. This pic is from his blog and he posted this pic March 10th. The version above posted by jamesgunter is a slightly older version I believe.
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