Robert MOTHERWELL, Vivo (black) Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Vivo (black) 1986 Title Notes: 011-002
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph Support: white, wove, handmade, Yoshobi paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: 2/13
Edition: edition of 13: plus 4AP; TP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1986

Edition Notes: A five colour lithograph printed from five aluminium plates in the following order: black(printed at Derriere L'Etoile Studios), yellow, yellow-ochre, blue and red. Plate preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing of run 1 at Derriere L'Etoile Studios by Maurice Sanchez, James Miller and Lind Larouche. Prep work for continuous tone lithography and transfer of artist's collage material to print processes by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg.
Primary Insc: signed lower left, pencil "Motherwell[underlined]". not dated
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, pencil "2/13"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "RM86-893"
Dimensions: comp 88.6 h x 114.4 w cm sheet 98.6 h x 130.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Terenzio (1991), 335; TGL print documentation, 1986.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.348
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