Steven SORMAN, dwarf of itself Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1948

dwarf of itself 1991
Collection Title: the 'half light' series 1991
Title Notes: 000-035
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio mezzotint, drypoint Support: white, wove, machine mould made, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof III
Edition: edition of 18 plus 6 artist's proofs; 6 trial proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; archive copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1991

Edition Notes: Plate sandblasting and annealing by Checkmate Industries. Proofing by Paul Stillpass. Edition printing by Anthony Kirk and Stillpass. 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 "T.P.3"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: titled lower centre, pencil "dwarf of itself" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "SS90-1020 / 9.10.91 PORTLAND BLACK #2"
Dimensions: comp 100.3 h x 81.4 w cm sheet 101.8 h x 82.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics Documentation, 1991
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.416.4