Frank STELLA, Stubb & Flask kill a Right whale (dome) Enlarge 1 /1

Frank STELLA

United States of America born 1936

Stubb & Flask kill a Right whale (dome) 1992
Collection Title: the 'Moby Dick domes' series 1992
Title Notes: 006-021
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio, relief colour etching, aquatint, relief, engraving printed from one assembled plate, made from one dome shaped magnesium plate and one rectangular magnesium plate with circular cutout Support: white, wove, handmade, shaped TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour trial proof II
Edition: edition of 27: plus 7AP; 2TP; CTP; WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1992

Edition Notes: A 20 colour printed etching, aquatint, relief, engraving printed from one assembled plate, made from one dome shaped magnesium plate and one rectangular magnesium plate with circular cutout. Preparation and design of dome-shaped paper mould and papermaking processes by Kenneth Tyler and Lee S. McDonald. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and Jed Marshall. Magnesium plate preparation by Tyler and Swan Engraving. Reworking and proofing of magnesium plates by Anthony Kirk assisted by Kathy Cho, Brian Maxwell and Doug Humes. Edition printing by Cho assisted by Maxwell and Humes.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left corner, pencil "F. Stella '92"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil"C.T.P.2"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "FS87-903" verso: inscribed upper right corner, pencil "5/2/91 AM / 60 / 2½ / 75/25" [vertically] verso: inscribed upper right corner, pencil "PRINTED 9/3/91 / CTP?" [vertically]
Dimensions: comp and sheet 186.8 h x 133.6 w x 12.4 d cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1992
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1634.2