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(#118) DAVIS:

Edition of 3338 of which 300 copies are signed 1-300, 26 are signed A-Z as artist's proofs, and three sets are signed as progressives.

October 17, 1985 10 colors 16-3/8" x 24"

Client: C. Danial Elliott, Executive Secretary, Library Associates, University of California, Davis 95616. Telephone (916) 752-2110 or (916) 752-3222 A-Z: Artist's own use Progressives: One set to the Library Associates

The acanthus symbolizes the whole of Classical architecture. The Classical column symbolizes the whole of higher education. In the background, the mountain skyline separates the inferno of the Central Valley from the Fog Belt. The mountain range doesn't symbolize anything: it's actually there.