Robert MOTHERWELL, On stage Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

On stage 1983 Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from four aluminium plates Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right corner, "[TGL hexagon]"
Impression: artist's proof 15
Edition: edition of 50: plus 16AP; TP; 5SP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1983

Edition Notes: A four colour lithograph printed from four aluminium plates in the following order: black, yellow-ochre, red and blue. Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Prep work for continuous tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg, proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg.
Primary Insc: signed lower right corner, pencil "Motherwell[underlined]". not dated
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "ap XV/XVI"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: lower left corner, pencil "RM81-620"
Dimensions: comp 22.8 h x 36.0 w cm sheet 38.6 h x 37.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Terenzio (1991), 293; Walker Art Centre (1987), 441; TGL print documentation, 1983.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.332