Sam FRANCISGEMINI G.E.L., Yunan, state IV Enlarge 1 /1

Sam FRANCIS

United States of America 1923 – 1994

artist

GEMINI G.E.L.

publisher (organisation)

Yunan, state IV 1971 Title Notes: 005-003
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from two aluminium plates and three stones Support: cream, wove, handmade, Japanese Kikuban Torinoko paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: fourth state
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 15: plus 5AP; TP; RTP; WP
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1971

Edition Notes: A five colour lithograph printed from two aluminium plates and three stones. Printed in the following sequence: yellow (aluminium), red (stone), magenta (aluminium), green (stone), maroon (stone). Collaboration and supervision by Kenneth Tyler, processing and prrfing by Tyler and edition printing by Lloyd Baggs assisted by Ronald Adams.
Primary Insc: signed lower centre, pencil "Sam Francis". not dated
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, pencil "State IV R.T.P."
Dimensions: comp and sheet 53.0 h x 73.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Gemini G.E.L. (1984), 318.
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.990
Image rights: © Sam Francis/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy