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United States of America 1923 – 1997

Reflections on Conversation 1990
Collection Title: the 'Reflections' series 1990
Title Notes: 032-002
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil, relief, collage colour lithograph, screenprint, woodcut, metalised PVC plastic film collage and embossing printed from 10 aluminium plates, five screens, one woodblock and one plate assembled from five magnesium plates Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Somerset paper
Manufacturer's Mark: embossed lower right corner Tyler Graphics Ltd chop
Impression: artist's proof 14/16
Edition: edition of 68 plus 16 artist's proofs; right to print 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: 1990

Edition Notes: A 13 colour lithograph, screenprint, woodcut, metalised PVC plastic film, collage, embossing printed in 22 runs from 10 aluminium plates, five screens, one woodblock and one assembled plate made from five magnesium plates. Light blue, pink, light green, white, silver and matte varnish were screenprinted . Blue, yellow, brown, light yellow, red and black were printed lithographically. Black was printed from a woodblock. Silver metalized PVC plastic film was adhered and the print was embossed. Woodblock preparation by Ken Tyler with image cutting by the artist. Proofing and edition printing by Paul Stillpass and Tom Strianese. Aluminium plate edition printing by Funderburg assisted by Kevin Falco. Screen proofing and edition printing by Karnatz and Micheal Mueller. Magnesium plate preparation by Swan Engraving. Metalised PVC plastic film preparation and adhering by Fulton, Karnatz and Mueller. Embossing by Hutcheson, Fulton and Mueller. Aluminium frame.
Primary Insc: signed and dated in pencil lower right 'rf Lichtenstein '90'
Tertiary Insc: inscribed in pencil lower right 'AP 14/16'
Dimensions: comp 120.0 h x 153.0 w cm sheet 136.5 h x 169.9 w cm Frame 144.9 h x 178.6 w x 5.0 d cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (1994), 240; TGL print documentation, 1990
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.73
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy