United States of America
is was will be, state III
Collection Title: the 'half light' series 1991
Title Notes: 000-050
Materials & Technique:
prints, intaglio mezzotint, drypoint Support: white, wove, machine mould made Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: state III
Impression: trial proof III
Edition: edition of 8 plus 4AP, 6TP, CTP, RTP, A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1991
Edition Notes: An original one colour mezzotint, drypoint printed from one copper plate in grey-brown.
Plate sandblasting and annealing by Checkmate Industries. Proofing by Anthony Kirk. Edition printing by Paul Stillpass.
Primary Insc: recto: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Steven Sorman 1991"
Secondary Insc: recto: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "State III trial proof 3"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon]
verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "SS90-1016 C"
verso: inscribed lower centre, pencil "is was will be"
verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "4/23/91/ State IV/ Or III?"
sheet 101.5 h x 82.4 w cm
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.433.8