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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: 001-001
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 right corner and upper leftcorner, "Arches France" and lower right corner and upper right corner, "36"
Impression: colour trial proof II
Edition: edition of 38: plus 12AP, 2TP, 3CTP, RTP, PPI, A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: 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 "C.T.P. II"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "RS81-610"
Dimensions: comp 51.2 h x 38.2 w cm sheet 76.4 h x 57.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics print documentation, 1982
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.931.2
Image rights: © Richard Smith