Robert MOTHERWELL, Black sounds Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Black sounds 1984 Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph printed in tan ink from one aluminium plate; relief printed in black ink from one magnesium plate; collage Support: white, Arches Cover, machine-made paper; white, handmade TGL paper
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 60; plus 12 artist's proofs; archive copy; cancellation proof; 3 presentation proofs; 2 printer's proofs; right to print; trial proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Bedford Village, New York
Date Published: 1984

Primary Insc: signed, lower right corner, in pencil, 'Motherwell [underlined]'
Secondary Insc: inscribed, lower right corner, in pencil, 'RTP'
Tertiary Insc: embossed, lower right corner, Tyler Graphics Ltd. chop verso: inscribed, lower left corner, in pencil, 'AFA 306'
Dimensions: image and sheet 99.0 h x 64.9 w cm internal 1040 h x 685 w mm Framed 1082 h x 727 w mm
Cat Raisonné: Terenzio 1991 no.306; Engberg/Banach 2003, 338
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1115
Image rights: © Dedalus Foundation, Inc./VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy