Frank STELLA, Imola five II, state I Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Imola five II, state I 1983
Collection Title: the 'Circuits' series 1982-84
Title Notes: 003-094
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, relief, stencil colour woodcut, screenprint, relief printed in 6 runs: 1 paper pressing; 5 runs from 4 magnesium plates and 1 woodblock Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no watermark
Impression: trial proof
Edition: edition of 10: plus TP; WP; RTP
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1983

Edition Notes: Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Woodblock preparation by Swan Engraving. Plate preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler and Pete Duchess. Proofing and edition printing by Reeves and Strianese. Screen preparation by Strianese. Screen proofing and edition printing by Tyler, Rodney Konopaki and Bob Cross. A 20 colour relief, screenprint, woodcut printed in 14 runs from five magnesium plates, two screens and one woodblock.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left corner, pencil "F. Stella '83"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "State I T.P."
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower left corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscibed lower right corner, pencil "FS81-591A"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 167.1 h x 125.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 578; Axsom (2016), 142.3a.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.843
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy