This is the official Web site of the John Baldessari Catalogue Raisonné, a multivolume series of books documenting the artist’s work from 1956 to the present. Please note that prints, artist’s books, multiples, films, and videos will not be included in the catalogue.

Volume 1 of the catalogue, covering the years 1956 to 1974, was completed in May 2012. Volume 2, spanning 1975 to 1986, was released in December 2013. Both were published by Yale University Press. Volume 3 is currently being prepared and will feature works made from 1987 through 1993.

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Portrait: (Self) as Control Plus Eleven Alterations by Retouching and Airbrushing
Portrait: (Self) as Control Plus Eleven Alterations by Retouching and Airbrushing
1974
Twelve color photographs
14 x 11 inches each (overall size variable)

Private collection