Artist: Robert Indiana, American (1928 - 2018)
Title: The Book of Love Poem - In Apaean
Medium: Serigraph with Letterpress, Signed and numbered in pencil
Edition: 200; PP 10
Paper Size: 24 x 20 inches (60.96 x 50.8 cm)
There were you
And flaye'd I
You called night transparent
And saw a skeleton of stars.
When I had bled
A pool to lie in
You called the day opaque
And bore chaste entrails to the sun.
In your arms
You christened Diaphanor
And saw love shining thru my skull.