Roy LICHTENSTEIN, Brushstroke contest Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1923 – 1997

Brushstroke contest 1989 Title Notes: 030-001
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from eight aluminium plates Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: embossed lower right corner Tyler Graphics Ltd chop
Impression: printer's proof 1/2
Edition: edition of 36 plus 12 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: 1989

Edition Notes: A 10 colour lithograph printed from eight aluminium plates. The printing sequence was as follows: black, light brown, blue, yellow, light green, green, brown and grey, orange and red. Prep-work for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler, plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing by Tyler, Funderburg and Roger Campbell. edition printing by Funderburg. Aluminium frame.
Primary Insc: signed and dated in pencil lower right 'rf Lichtenstein '89'
Tertiary Insc: inscribed in pencil lower right 'P.P.I.'
Dimensions: comp 120.8 h x 96.8 w cm sheet 127.0 h x 101.6 w cm Frame 145.5 h x 111.0 w x 4.0 d cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (2002), 235; TGL print documentation, 1989.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.60
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy