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United States of America born 1948

is was will be, state III 1991
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?"
Dimensions: sheet 101.5 h x 82.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.433.8