Roy LICHTENSTEIN, Reflections on Hair Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1923 – 1997

Reflections on Hair 1990
Collection Title: the 'Reflections' series 1990
Title Notes: 033-005
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 seven aluminium plates, one screen, one woodblock and one magnesium plate 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 10 colour lithograph, screenprint, woodcut, metalised PVC plastic film, collage, embossing printed in 12 runs from 7 aluminium plates, one screen, one woodblock and one magnesium plates. Light yellow, orange, yellow, dark green, red, blue and black were printed lithographically. Light green was screenprinted. Black was printed from woodblock. Silver metalised PVC plastic film was adhered and the print was embossed. Woodblock preparation by Ken Tyler with image cutting by the artist. Edition printing by Paul Stillpass and John Fulton. Aluminium plate edition printing by Lee Funderburg assisted by Stillpass and Kevin Falco. Screen edition printing by Richard Karnatz and Micheal Mueller. Magnesium plate preparation by Swan Engraving. Metalised PVC plastic film preparation and adhering by Fulton, Karnatz and Mueller. Embossing by 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 125.8 h x 98.8 w cm sheet 142.6 h x 113.8 w cm Frame 151.0 h x 122.5 w x 5.0 d cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (1994), 241; TGL print documentation, 1990
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.84
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy