Toby Lee Greenberg, The Menu, 1995. Ink on paper, 16 ½ x 13 ½ in. matted and framed.
Print on white paper with gold and red border; reads “Platter of Fried Shrimp, Fried Chicken, Assorted Finger Foods, French Fries, Fresh Strawberries, Six Pack Diet Coke” in the center and “John Wayne Gacy May 10th 1994, 12:58 AM Joliet, Illinois” in the bottom right corner. This lithograph is a rare one-off print from Greenberg’s series “The Menu.” The series of 34 menus was published as an artist’s book by Sara Ranchouse Publishing in 1995.
Artist: Toby Lee Greenberg is a mixed-media artist living in New York City. Her works often include ordinary objects or an appropriation of public information which she uses to express a critical analysis of current social or political issues in popular American culture. Ms. Greenburg has an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and was awarded a fellowship from the Whitney Independent Study Program in 1991. Her works have been exhibited throughout North America and Europe.
Dimensions: 16 ½ x 13 ½ in., frame included.