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Frank STELLA

United States of America born 1936

Limanora 1994
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places' series 1994-97
Title Notes: 007-004
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, intaglio, relief colour lithograph, etching, aquatint, relief printed in 13 runs from 12 aluminum plates and 1 assembled plate made from 1 Lexan plastic base plate and 20 irregularly shaped plates (8 magnesium, 12 copper) Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: 1/75
Edition: edition of 75: plus 14AP, 3TP, 2WP, RTP, PPI, PPII, TGLimp., A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1994

Edition Notes: A 36 colour lithograph, etching, aquatint, relief printed from 11 aluminum plates and one assembled plate made from one Lexan plastic base plate, 12 irregularly shaped copper plates and 8 irregularly shaped magnesium plates. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and Robert Meyer. Prep work for continous tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Funderburg and Kevin Falco. Magnesium plate preparation by Tyler and Swan Engraving. Reworking and proofing of magnesium plates by Anthony Kirk assisted by Kathy Cho and Yasuyuki Shibata. Copper plate preparation and processing by Kirk assisted by Cho and Shibata. Preparation of assembled plate by Kirk, Brian Maxwell and Cho. Proofing and edition printing by Kirk, Cho, Maxwell and Shibata.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left, pencil "F.Stella 94"
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, pencil "1/75"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner and lower left corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "FS94-3079" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "FS94-3079"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 61.0 h x 53.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1994; Axsom (2016), 224
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1183.1
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