Roy LICHTENSTEIN, Roommates Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1923 – 1997

Roommates 1994
Collection Title: the 'Nudes' series 1994
Title Notes: 035-011
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, colour relief Support: white, wove, mould-made, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: embossed lower right corner Tyler Graphics Ltd chop
Impression: trial proof
Edition: edition of 40 plus 10 artist's proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; TGL impression; archive copy; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1994

Edition Notes: A 20 colour relief print printed from one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and 12 irregularly shaped plastic plates, one assembled plate made from aluminium base plate and eight plastic plates, three assembled plates made from one aluminium base plate and four plastic plates, and one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and one plastic plate. Project collaboration under the supervision of Kenneth Tyler. Prepatory tracing and film work by john Hutcheson, Kevin Falco and Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Hutcheson, Christopher Creyts and Pete Duchess. Proofing and Edition printing by Hutcheson and Creyts.
Primary Insc: signed and dated in pencil lower right 'RF Lichtenstein '94'
Tertiary Insc: inscribed in pencil lower right 'T.P.' inscribed in pencil verso lower left corner 'RL93-3100' [vertical]
Dimensions: comp 146.6 h x 114.5 w cm sheet 163.6 h x 129.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (2002), 282; TGL print documentation, 1994.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.948
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy