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Richard SMITH

Great Britain born 1931

  • also works United States of America

Ick 1981
Collection Title: the 'Field and streams' series 1981
Title Notes: 001-002
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio, planographic colour etching, aquatint, lithograph printed from one aluminum plate and four copper plates Support: white, wove, machine mould made, Arches watercolour paper
Manufacturer's Mark: lower left corner and upper right corner, "Arches France" and lower right corner and upper left corner, "36"
Impression: artist's proof 9
Edition: edition of 38 plus 12 artist's proofs; 2 trial proofs; 3 colour trial proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; archive copy; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Bedford Village, New York
Date Published: 1982

Edition Notes: Copper plate preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Rodney Konopaki. Aluminum plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg. Eight colour etching, aquatint, lithograph printed from one aluminum plate and four copper plates. The printing sequence was as follows: tan (lithograph, aluminum plate); red, light turquoise blue, and black (etching, copper plate); yellow (etching, aquatint, copper plate); red and black (etching, aquatint, copper plate); green (aquatint, copper plate).
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "R. Smith 81"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "A.P. 9/12"
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "RS81-610"
Dimensions: comp 50.0 h x 37.0 w cm sheet 76.6 h x 57.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics print documentation, 1982
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.931.1
Image rights: © Richard Smith