Robert MOTHERWELLGEMINI G.E.L., Harvest with blue bottom Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991



publisher (organisation)

Harvest with blue bottom 1973
Collection Title: the 'Summer light' series, 1973
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph printed in orange and blue from two aluminium plates; hand-torn lithographic collage image printed in seven colours Support: white, Georges Duchêne Hawthorne of Larroque handmade paper; buff, machine mould-made Arches paper; thin, coated, machine-made paper
Manufacturer's Mark: lower right corner, 'RM'
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 55 plus 12 artist's proofs, numbered I-XII; 1 cancellation proof; 3 Gemini G.E.L. impressions, numbered I-III; 1 printer's proof; 1 right to print; 2 trial proofs, numbered I-II
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1973

Edition Notes: Ron McPherson and Jim Webb, Gemini G.E.L.
Primary Insc: signed, lower right corner, in pencil, 'Robert Motherwell'
Secondary Insc: inscribed, lower right corner, in pencil, 'OK to print'
Tertiary Insc: embossed, lower right corner, Gemini G.E.L. chop embossed, lower right corner, copyright symbol [encircled by text] 'ROBERT MOTHERWELL' verso: inscribed, lower left corner, in pencil, 'RM73-533 1973' verso: stamped, lower left corner, in light grey ink, 'GEMINI G.E.L./LOS ANGELES, CALIF.'
Dimensions: image 76.4 h x 30.2 w cm sheet 90.4 h x 47.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Engberg/Banach (2003), 143
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1114
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