Robert MOTHERWELL, Rite of passage III Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Rite of passage III 1980 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; chine appliqué Support: thin, white, handmade Mulberry paper; tan, handmade TGL Kozo fibre paper
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 98; plus 20 artist's proofs, numbered I/XX-XX/XX; printer's proof; right to print; 8 trial proofs, numbered I/VIII-VIII/VIII; archive copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Bedford Village, New York
Date Published: 1980

Edition Notes: papermaking by Steve Reeves; paper preparation and adhering by Rodney Konopzki and Lindsay Green; stone preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler and Lee Funderburg; proofing and edition printing by Lee Funderburg
Primary Insc: signed, upper left corner, in black ink, 'RM' [underlined]
Secondary Insc: inscribed, upper left corner, in black ink, 'RTP'
Tertiary Insc: embossed, lower right corner, Tyler Graphics Ltd. chop verso: inscribed, lower left corner, in pencil, 'RM79-394'
Dimensions: image 55.0 h x 65.2 w cm sheet 62.8 h x 86.2 w cm internal 1010 h x 734 w mm Framed 1037 h x 761 w mm
Cat Raisonné: Engberg/Banach (2003), 250
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.1286
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