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Donald SULTAN

United States of America born 1951

Button March 1, 1996 1996
Collection Title: the 'Album' series 1996
Title Notes: 003-002
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, relief, intaglio eight colour (including one foil colour) lithograph, woodblock, etching, foil stamping printed from four aluminum plates, one woodblock, one magnesium plate, one copper plate and one screen (for adhesive) Support: natural, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour trial proof I
Edition: edition: 40 plus 14AP; TP; CTP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGL Imp.; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1996

Edition Notes: An original eight colour (including one foil colour) lithograph, woodblock, etching, foil stamping printed from four aluminum plates, one woodblock, one magnesium plate, one copper plate and one screen (for adhesive). Paper making by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Project supervision by Kenneth Tyler. Aluminium plate preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Lee Fundergurg. Die making, preparation, proofing and edition stamping of hot foil by Hutcheson. Adhesive screen preparation, proofing and printing by Michael Mueller, Hutcheson and Christopher Creyts. Plate preparation by Anthony Kirk, Brian Maxwell, Susan Hover and Gedi Sibony. Proofing and edition printing by Kirk. Woodblock preparation, proofing and edition printing by Creyts.
Primary Insc: signed and dated left edge, pencil "March 1 1996 D.S."
Secondary Insc: titled left edge, pencil "Button March 1 1996" inscribed lower right corner, pencil "CTP I"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "CT.P. / DS95-3203" verso: inscribed lower right, pencil "FOIL / 721 GRAPHITE DBSD / 920 BLUE DSBD / BIG BUTTON - 920 TRANS BLUE DD" verso: inscribed lower right, pencil "9.18.95 not foil / 1 [encircled ] bline stamp - clearance bar, one cover stock behind / - 25 ton, 5 sec, 200 [degrees symbol] / 2 [encircled] paint paisley / 3 [encircled] yellow oil stick G 501-063 F # 7583 / 35 ton, 15 sec, 200 [degrees symbol] / - frisket, one cover behind / spotty needed release agent / 4 [encircled] re-paint paisley / 5 [encircled] yellow oil stick / -spray + polish release agent / 35 ton, sec, 200 [degrees symbol] / -blotter [underlined] behind, frisket / 6 [encircled] rehit 30 sec, more"
Dimensions: comp 95.4 h x 65.3 w cm plate 102.4 h x 70.6 w cm sheet 107.6 h x 78.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics documentation (1996)
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.736
Image rights: © Donald Sultan