KING, Ron, b. 1932 ~ Porter.
Original silk screen print in five colours - yellow, orange, brown, rust and cream. No. 17 of 20, numbered, titled and signed by the artist in pencil. Image size 360 x 245 mm. Paper size 590 x 395 mm.
One of of an important series of 10 silk screen mask prints of characters in Macbeth, created by Ron King for his great Circle Press Macbeth published in 150 copies in 1970. It remains one of the great British artists’ books and the prints look as fresh and relevant as the day they were printed.
Ron King is probably the most important book artist working in Britain today and continues to produce outstanding, innovative work.