Frank STELLA, Estoril five II Enlarge 1 /1

On display on Level 2

Frank STELLA

United States of America born 1936

Estoril five II 1981
Collection Title: the 'Circuits' series 1982-84
Title Notes: 003-084
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio relief, engraving, 8 runs; 9 dye colours, one paper pressing, 12 ink colours, 7 runs from 5 magnesium plates Support: white, wove, handmade, multicoloured, hand dyed TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 3
Edition: edition of 30: plus 10AP; TP; 4CTP; WP; 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. Proofing by Reeves, Strianese and Tyler. Edition printing by Reeves and Strianese. Proofing and edition printing of engraved plate by Bob Cross. A 12 colour relief, engraving printed in seven runs from five magnesium plates. Handcoloured TGL paper from nine dye colours and one paper pressing.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "F.Stella '82"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "A.P. III"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscibed lower left corner, pencil " FS81-583"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 169.2 h x 131.3 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 564; Axsom (1983), 141; TGL print documentation, 1982; Axsom (2016), 141.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.823.1
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy