Masami TERAOKA, Longing samurai Enlarge 1 /1


Japan born 1936

  • United States

Longing samurai 1992 Description: Longing Samurai from 'the Hawaii snorkel' series

Collection Title: the 'Hawaii snorkel' series 1993
Title Notes: 003-001
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching, aquatint Support: buff, wove, handmade, Fuji paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof 6
Edition: edition of 30 plus 8AP, 6TP, RTP, PPI, PPII, TGLimp., A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1992

Edition Notes: Etching, aquatint from one copper plate. First, the copper plate was printed in black. Plate preparation, processing and steel facing by Anthony Kirk. Proofing by Kirk and Susan Hover. Corrections and reworking by Kirk, Hover, Kenneth Tyler and Paul Stillpass. Edition printing by Hover.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Masami Teraoka 1992"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower centre, pencil "TP VI (Edition copper plate on edition paper)"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "MT 91-2065" verso: inscribed lower left corner, "4142"[upside down]
Dimensions: comp and sheet 64.8 h x 96.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics documentation (1993)
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.551