March 1969

N.p.: n.p. 1969 35cm x 35cm, red tissue paper in the shape of a five pointed star with the text: “Please come to the TV Ball at the Garden Store Showroom on Fear. 27 at 7pm (for 1 hour as Tribute to Jeff (sic actually “Jef") Cornells and the TV Staff and to the success of the James Lee Byars world Question Centre. The World Question Center, was a construction of the artist which was featured in a live broadcast on Belgian television in 1969, where students phoned famous intellectuals to discover what questions they were asking themselves. This rare ephemera is one of the earliest of Byars’ paper works. Folded for mailing there are tiny tears on some edges but over all VG for such a delicate item....

Los Angeles: Eugenia Butler Gallery, 1969 16cm dia, pentagon shaped gold card with the text printed offset in red: "This is the Ghost of James Lee Byars Calling. 615 N. La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.”. The famous performance in the conceptual art gallery. Scarce....

Dunsyre: Wild Hawthorn Press, 1969
21 x 17.8cm, 12pp. Original card covers with pictorial dust wrapper. An artist's book with three b/w photographs of boats on the large pond (Later to be called Loch Ech after Ian's son) on Finlay's recently purchased farm alongside three concrete poems - the words placed in a constellation or grid under the photographs. VG.

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28 x 21.5cm, 1pp working for a personal horoscope for Frank Gilette (the video and installation artist. The paper is from commercially purchased sheets that allow for the casting of these diagrams but there are extensive calculations by Yalkut considering many aspects of the supposed influence of the sun and moon and stars on their lives. JOINT: Stapled to the sheet are 4pp of a carbon copy of a detailed biography of Gilette. JOINT: A second hand made horoscope which is a circular Commercially purchased sheet. Yalkut was a serious practitioner of astronomy. He often created personal horoscopes for his friends and used them to give advice on how to make decisions (and who to work with). This one such example of these pseudo-scientific items. VG although previously folded. ...

28 x 21.5cm, 1pp working for a personal horoscope for Iris Lezak (the painter and very close friend of Jackson Mac Low). The paper is from commercially purchased sheets that allow for the casting of these diagrams but there are extensive calculations by Yalkut considering many aspects of the supposed influence of the sun and moon and stars on their lives. Yalkut was a serious practitioner of astronomy. He often created personal horoscopes for his friends and used them to give advice on how to make decisions (and who to work with). This one such example of these pseudo-scientific items. VG although previously folded. ...

24 x 17cm, 1pp working for a personal horoscope for Larry Freifeld (Elazar Larry Freifeld - the writer). The paper is from commercially purchased sheets that allow for the casting of these diagrams but there are extensive calculations by Yalkut considering many aspects of the supposed influence of the sun and moon and stars on their lives. Yalkut was a serious practitioner of astronomy. He often created personal horoscopes for his friends and used them to give advice on how to make decisions (and who to work with). This one such example of these pseudo-scientific items. VG although previously folded. ...

24 x 17cm, 1pp working for a personal horoscope for Isobe (actually the painter Brian Yoshimi Isobe). The paper is from commercially purchased sheets that allow for the casting of these diagrams but there are extensive calculations by Yalkut considering many aspects of the supposed influence of the sun and moon and stars on their lives. E Yalkut was a serious practitioner of astronomy. He often created personal horoscopes for his friends and used them to give advice on how to make decisions (and who to work with). This one such example of these pseudo-scientific items. VG although previously folded. ...

28 x 21.5cm, 1pp working for a personal horoscope for Ira Schneider. The paper is a xerox from commercially purchased sheets that allow for the casting of these diagrams but there are extensive calculations by Yalkut considering many aspects of the supposed influence of the sun and moon and stars on their lives. Yalkut was a serious practitioner of astronomy. He often created personal horoscopes for his friends and used them to give advice on how to make decisions (and who to work with). This one such example of these pseudo-scientific items. VG although previously folded....

28 x 21.5cm, 1pp working for a personal horoscope for Spencer Davis (the artist not the musician). The paper is a xerox from commercially purchased sheets that allow for the casting of these diagrams but there are extensive calculations by Yalkut considering many aspects of the supposed influence of the sun and moon and stars on their lives. Yalkut was a serious practitioner of astronomy. He often created personal horoscopes for his friends and used them to give advice on how to make decisions (and who to work with). This one such example of these pseudo-scientific items. VG although previously folded....

24 x 16.5cm, double sided workings for two personal horoscopes for Larry Kessler (the abstract artist) and the cineast Gene Youngblood. The paper is from commercially purchased sheets that allow for the casting of these diagrams but there are extensive calculations by Yalkut for both subjects considering many aspects of the supposed influence of the sun and moon and stars on their lives. Yalkut was a serious practitioner of astronomy. He often created personal horoscopes for his friends and used them to give advice on how to make decisions (and who to work with). These are two examples of such horoscopes. ...

New Brunswick: Brecht West, n.d. (1969?) 28 x 21.5cm, 1pp black on yellow offset lithographic leaflet for a screening of the two important Yalkut films - "Woodstock"" presumably mistakenly refers to Yalkut's 1969 film "Aquarian Rushes,"" which documented the festival. And the other Film is his important portrait of Yayoi Kusama. VG....