Frank STELLA, Estoril three II Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Estoril three II 1982
Collection Title: the 'Circuits' series 1982-84
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, relief, intaglio colour woodcut engraving printed from 7 runs: 1 paper pressing; 6 runs from 5 magnesium plates and 1 pine woodblock Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 5
Edition: edition of 30: plus 10AP; 3CTP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1982

Edition Notes: Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Plate preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler and Pete Duchess. Woodblock preparation by Strianese. Proofing of relief plates by Reeves, Strianese and Tyler. Edition printing by Reeves and Strianese. Proofing and edition printing of engraved plate by Bob Cross. A six colour relief, engraving, woodcut printed in six runs from five magnesium plates and one woodblock. Handcoloured TGL paper from nine dye colours and one paper pressing.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right edge, pencil "F. Stella '82"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right edge, pencil "A.P. V"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscibed lower left corner, pencil " FS81-585"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 169.1 h x 131.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 562; Axsom (1983), 139; TGL print documentation, 1982; Axsom (2016), 139
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1617.2
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy