Masami TERAOKA, View from here to eternity Enlarge 1 /1


Japan born 1936

  • United States

View from here to eternity 1993 Description: View from here to eternity from the 'Hawaii snorkel' series

Collection Title: the 'Hawaii snorkel' series 1993
Title Notes: 004-002
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, relief, intaglio woodcut, etching, aquatint and hand colouring Support: buff, wove, handmade, Fuji paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 7
Edition: edition of 30 plus 10AP, 2TP, RTP, PPI, PPII, TGLimp., A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1993

Edition Notes: A 31 colour woodblock, etching, aquatint, hand-coloured printed from one copper plate and eight woodblocks. First, the copper plate was printed in black. Next, colours were printed from the woodblocks. After printing, Shibata hand-coloured each print using red ink. 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. Woodblock preparation, carving, proofing, edition printing and handcolouring by Yasuyuki Shibata.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Masami Teraoka 1993"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower centre, pencil "AP 7"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "MT 91-2066"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 64.2 h x 96.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics documentation (1993)
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.554