Robert MOTHERWELL, Soot - black stone no.1 Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Soot - black stone no.1 1975 Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph printed in black ink from one stone Support: white, handmade, Georges Duchêne Hawthorne of Larroque paper
Manufacturer's Mark: lower right corner, 'RM'
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 50; plus 12 artist's proofs, numbered I-XII; colour proof; 3 Gemini G.E.L. impressions; printer's proof; right to print; 2 trial proofs; work proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1975

Edition Notes: Printer - Serge Lozingot, Gemini G.E.L.
Primary Insc: signed, lower right, in pencil, 'Motherwell'
Secondary Insc: inscribed, lower right, in pencil, '/RTP'
Tertiary Insc: embossed, lower right corner, Gemini G.E.L. chop embossed, lower right corner, copyright symbol [encircled by text] 'ROBERT MOTHERWELL' verso: stamped, lower left corner, in light grey ink, 'GEMINI G.E.L./LOS ANGELES, CALIF.' verso: inscribed, lower left corner, in pencil, '1973 RM73-526'
Dimensions: image 76.4 h x 30.6 w cm sheet 90.6 h x 47.4 w cm internal 935 h x 500 w mm Framed 977 h x 542 w mm
Cat Raisonné: Engberg/Banach, 2003
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1120
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