Frank STELLA, Calnogor Enlarge 1 /1

On display on Level 2

Frank STELLA

United States of America born 1936

Calnogor 1996
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places II' series 1996
Title Notes: 007-040
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio, relief colour etching, aquatint, relief, stamping printed from one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and one magnesium die, one assembled plate made from one Lexan® base plate and two irregularly shaped copper plates, and one assembled plate made from one Lexan® base plate, 20 irregularly shaped copper plates, 10 irregularly shaped magnesium plates and two shaped poured aluminium elements Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 7
Edition: edition of 34: plus 10AP; 2CTP; WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGLimp.; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1996

Edition Notes: A 24 colour (including one foil colour) etching, aquatint, relief, stamping printed in three runs from one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and one magnesium die, one assembled plate made from one Lexan® base plate and two irregularly shaped copper plates, and one assembled plate made from one Lexan® base plate, 20 irregularly shaped copper plates, 10 irregularly shaped magnesium plates and two shaped poured aluminium elements. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Collaboration with artist on original collage and supervision of print by Kenneth Tyler. Screen printing of glue for hot foil stamping by Michael Mueller, die preparation by Anthony Kirk, Hutcheson and Strianese. Proofing by Kirk assisted by Brian Maxwell, Susan Hover, Yasuyuki Shibata and Katthy Cho, edition stamping by Hutcheson, Copper and magnesium plate preparation and processing by Kirk, Cho, Hover, Maxwell, Shibata and Gedi Sibony. Assembled plate preparation by Kirk, Shibata, Maxwell, Cho and Hover. Proofing and edition printing by Kirk, Maxwell, Hover, Sibony, Elkin and Creyts.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower centre, pencil "F. Stella '96" [diagonally]
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower centre, pencil "A.P. 7" [diagonally]
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower centre, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower centre, pencil "FS94-3124 / BOTTOM -->" verso: inscribed upper centre, pencil "TOP" verso: centre left, pencil "AP7" [vertically]
Dimensions: comp (variable) 71.5 diameter
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1996; Axsom (2016), 238.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.797
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy