Frank STELLA, Steller's albatross Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Steller's albatross 1977
Collection Title: the 'Exotic bird' series 1977
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil colour lithograph and screenprint printed in 57 runs from 31 screens, 1 stone, and 19 aluminum plates Support: white, wove, machine mould made, Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer' s mark
Impression: working proof 5
Edition: edition 50 plus 14 AP, 4 TP, 4 CTP, 8 WP, RTP, PPI, PPII, A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1977

Edition Notes: A 57 colour lithograph andscreenprint printed in 57 runs from 31 screens, one stone and 19 alumiunium plates. Stone and plate preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler. Proofing and edition printing by John Hutcheson. Screen preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Kim Halliday.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "F.STella '77"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "work proof 5"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "FS76-329 / Stella's albatrous / from the Exotic Bird Series"
Dimensions: comp 83.4 h x 113.8 w cm sheet 92.0 h x 124.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 553; TGL print documentation, 1977; Axsom (2016), 112.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.875
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy