United States of America 1915 – 1991

Soot - black stone no.6 1975 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 11 artists proofs, numbered I-XI, 1 colour proof, 3 Gemini G.E.L. impressions; printers proof, 1 right to print, 2 trial proofs, and 1 work proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1975

Edition Notes: Printer - Jim Webb, assisted by Dan Freeman, Gemini G.E.L.
Primary Insc: signed, lower right corner, in pencil, 'Motherwell'
Secondary Insc: inscribed, lower right corner, 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 RM73-545'
Dimensions: image 76.2 h x 30.6 w cm sheet 89.6 h x 47.0 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 73.1124
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