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Kunisada eclipsed 1993 Description: Kunisada eclipsed from 'the Hawaii snorkel' series

Collection Title: the 'Hawaii snorkel' series 1993
Title Notes: 002-002
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching, aquatint Support: buff, wove, handmade Fuji paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: OK to print (black and white)
Edition: edition of 30 plus 10 artist's proofs; 4 trial proofs; 2 colour trial proofs; 2 working proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; Tyler Graphics impression; archive copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1993

Edition Notes: Etching, aquatint printed from one copper plate and fifteen woodblocks. First black was printed from the copper plate. Black proof. 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 lower left corner, pencil "MT". not dated.
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "OK"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "5/14 50-50 514 + PCB" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "MT91-2068"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 65.6 h x 116.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics documentation (1993)
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.549