United States of America
acting like ourselves, state II
Collection Title: the 'half light' series 1991
Title Notes: 000-025
Materials & Technique:
prints, intaglio mezzotint with gouache hand colouring Support: white, wove, machine mould made, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: state II
Impression: trial proof 2
Edition: edition of 6 plus 4AP, 2TP, WP, RTP, A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1991
Edition Notes: Plate sandblasting and annealing by Checkmate Industries. Proofing by Anthony Kirk, Paul Stillpass and Susan Hover. Edition printing by Kirk and Brian Maxwell.
One colour mezzotint, drypoint printed from one copper plate in black
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Steven Sorman 1991"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "State II tp2"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon]
verso: inscribed lower centre, pencil "acting like ourselves"
verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "SS90-1018B" [B is in black pen]
comp 79.6 h x 100.3 w cm sheet 81.2 h x 101.6 w cm
: TGL print documentation 1991
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.404.2