United States of America
Stubb and Flask kill a Right whale
Collection Title: the 'Moby Dick engravings' series 1991
Title Notes: 006-012
Materials & Technique:
prints, intaglio, relief, stencil colour etching, aquatint, carborundum and relief printed from two magnesium plates, two woodblocks, three screens and one stencil Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 8
Edition: edition of 27; plus 10AP; 2CTP; WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1991
Edition Notes: Four colours printed. Papermaking by Tom Strianese, Marcella Morgese and Tom DeBolt. Magnesium plate preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler and Pete Duchess. Initial proofing by Steve Reeves and Strianese. Reproofing by Strianese, Morgese, Roger Campbell and Lee Funderburg. Edition printing by Strianese and Morgese assisted by DeBolt, John Hutcheson and Campbell. Initial woodblock preparation and proofing by Reeves and Strianese. Reworking and proofing by Campbell and Funderburg. Edition printing by Hutcheson and Jim Lefkowitz. Screen proofing and edition printing by Kenneth Tyler assisted by Michael Mueller, Hutcheson, Paul Imboden and Lefkowitz. Stencil proofing, edition printing and hand colouring by Tyler and Hutcheson assisted by Lefkowitz and Marabeth Cohen.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left corner, pencil "F.Stella '91"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "A.P 8"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon]
verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "FS89-1046"
comp and sheet 195.0 h x 137.0 w cm
: Tyler Graphics print documentation, 1991
: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.877.2 Image rights
: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy