Frank STELLA, Swan engraving square I Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Swan engraving square I 1982
Collection Title: the 'Swan engraving' series 1982-85
Title Notes: 003-136
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, etching, 1 run from 1 assembled plate made from 26 irregularly shaped magnesium plates Support: white TGL handmade paper
Impression: 11/20
Edition: edition of 20: plus 10 artist proofs, 2 trial proofs, right to print, printer's proofs I, printer's proofs II, archival impression, cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1982

Edition Notes: framed Papermaking: Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Plate preparation and processing: Kenneth Tyler and Pete Duchess. Proofing and edition printing: Rodney Konopaki and Bob Cross. Magnesium plates used to make the assembled plate were cut and mounted on plywood backing by the artist assisted by Tyler, Duane Mitch, Roger Campbell, Lee Funderburg, Konopaki, and Cross.
Cat Raisonné: Axsom (2016), 157
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1614
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy