Roy LICHTENSTEIN, Reflections on Minerva Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1923 – 1997

Reflections on Minerva 1990
Collection Title: the 'Reflections' series, 1990
Title Notes: 033-006
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, two screens, one woodblock with irregularly-shaped inlaid magnesium plate and one plate assembled from two 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: An 11 colour lithograph, screenprint, woodcut, metalised PVC plastic film, collage, embossing printed from 7 aluminium plates, 2 screens, 1 woodblock with inlaid irregularly shaped magnesium plates and 1 assembled plate made from 2 magnesium plates. Yellow, light yellow, orange, green, red, blue and black were printed lithographically. Light blue, and light green were 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. Proofing and edition printing by Paul Stillpass and John Fulton. Aluminium plate edition printing by Lee Funderburg and Stillpass. Screen proofing and edition printing by Richard Karnatz, Micheal Mueller, Fulton and Kevin Falco. Magnesium plate preparation by Swan Engraving. Metalised PVC plastic film preparation and adhering by Fulton, Karnatz and Mueller. Embossing by Stillpass and Fulton. Aluminium frame.
Primary Insc: signed and dated, lower right corner, in pencil 'rf Lichtenstein '90'
Secondary Insc: inscribed, lower right, in pencil 'AP 14/16'
Dimensions: comp 81.6 h x 106.2 w cm sheet 106.5 h x 131.8 w cm Frame 114.5 h x 140.0 w x 5.0 d cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (1994), 244; TGL print documentation, 1990
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.75
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy