Roy LICHTENSTEIN, Brushstroke on canvas Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1923 – 1997

Brushstroke on canvas 1989 Title Notes: 031-001
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: embossed lower right corner Tyler Graphics Ltd chop
Impression: artist's proof 12/18
Edition: edition of 40 plus 18 artist's proofs; trial proof; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; archive copy; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1989

Edition Notes: A 12 colour lithograph printed from 12 aluminium plates. The printing sequence was as follows: red-black, blue-black, dark brown, dark green, grey, grey-brown, yellow, light green, green, turquoise green, red, and dark red. Prep-work for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler, plate preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Lee Funderburg. Aluminium frame.
Primary Insc: signed and dated in pencil lower right corner 'rf Lichtenstein '89'
Tertiary Insc: inscribed in pencil lower right 'AP 12/18'
Dimensions: comp 85.4 h x 81.6 w cm sheet 95.9 h x 92.1 w cm Frame 100.2 h x 96.5 w x 4.0 d cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (2002), 234; TGL print documentation, 1989.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.61
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy