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Richard SMITH

Great Britain born 1931

  • also works United States of America

Hiz 1981
Collection Title: the 'Field and streams' series 1981
Title Notes: 006-001
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio, planographic colour aquatint, etching, 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 left corner, "Arches France" and lower left corner "36" [vertical]
Impression: artist's proof 8
Edition: edition of 27 plus 10 artist's proofs; trial proof; 2 colour trial proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; archive copy; cancellation copy
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. Five colour etching, aquatint, lithograph printed from one aluminum plate and four copper plates. The printing sequence was as follows: transparent red (lithograph, aluminum plate); green (aquatint, copper plate); magenta (aquatint, copper plate); grey (etching copper plate); black (etching copper plate).
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "R. Smith 81"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "A.P. 8/10"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower left corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "RS81-615" [upside down]
Dimensions: comp 67.6 h x 47.0 w cm sheet 76.2 h x 57.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics print documentation, 1982
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.930
Image rights: © Richard Smith