Frank STELLA, Epitaph to Beuys Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Epitaph to Beuys 1991 Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio, relief etching, aquatint, relief printed from one assembled plate consisting of one rectangular magnesium plate and one rectangular magnesium plate with rectangular cutout Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: 7/9
Edition: edition of 9; plus 3AP; TP; RTP; PPI; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1991

Edition Notes: Two colours printed: red-black and blue-black. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and Jed Marshall. Magnesium plate preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler and Swan Engraving. Proofing by Anthony Kirk assisted by Kathy Cho, Doug Humes and Brian Maxwell. Edition printing by Kirk assisted by Humes and Maxwell.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left, pencil "F.Stella '91"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, pencil "7/9"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "FS90-1050"
Dimensions: comp 149.7 h x 198.6 w cm sheet 149.7 h x 198.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics print documentation, 1991; Axsom (2016), 205
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.820
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy