Frank STELLA, Talladega five I Enlarge 1 /1

On display on Level 2


United States of America born 1936

Talladega five I 1982
Collection Title: the 'Circuits' series 1982-84
Title Notes: 003-111
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, colour relief, woodcut printed from 4 runs; 1 dye colour, 1 paper pressing; 9 ink colours, 3 runs from 2 magnesium plates Support: white, wove, handmade, hand coloured TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 6
Edition: edition of 30: plus 10AP; 2WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1982

Edition Notes: A nine colour relief, woodcut printed from two magnesium plates and one woodblock. Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Plate preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler and Pete Duchess. Woodblock preparation by Swan Engraving. Proofing by Reeves, Strianese and Tyler, edition printing by Reeves and Strianese.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "F.Stella '82"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "A.P. VI"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "FS 81-584"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 168.6 h x 130.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 561; Axsom (1983), 138; TGL print documentation, 1984; Axsom (2016), 138
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.880.3
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy