Frank STELLA, Riallaro (black and white) Enlarge 1 /1

Frank STELLA

United States of America born 1936

Riallaro (black and white) 1994
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places' series 1994-97
Title Notes: 007-006
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio, relief colour etching, aquatint, relief, collagraph from 1 run from 1 assembled plate made from 1 copper base plate and 81 irregularly shaped elements (13 magnesium and 65 copper plates; 3 silk collagraph elements) Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: 1/20
Edition: edition of 20 plus 6 artist's proofs; 3 trail proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; TGl impression; archive copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1995

Edition Notes: A four colour etching, aquatint, relief, collagraph printed from one assembled plate made from onecopper base plate, 65 irregularly shaped copper plates, 13 irregularly shaped magnesium plates and three irregularly shaped silk plates. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and Robert Meyer. Collaboration with artist on original collage and supervision of print by Kenneth Tyler. Copper and silk plate preparation and processing by Anthony Kirk. Magnesium plate preparation and processing by Swan Engraving. Preparation and proofing of assembled plate by Kirk, Susan Hover, Brian Maxwell, Kathy Cho, and Yasuyuki Shibata. Edition printing by Hover, Maxwell and Cho.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower centre, pencil "F.Stella '94"
Secondary Insc: numbered lower centre, pencil "1/20"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "FS94-3088A / 6-22"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 117.8 h x 82.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1995; Axsom (2016), 232a
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1616.1
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy