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Frank STELLA

United States of America born 1936

Calvinia 1995
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places' series 1994-97
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil, planographic, intaglio, relief screenprint, lithograph, etching, relief, aquatint, collograph, engraving printed from 18 aluminium plates, nine screens, and one assembled plate made from 29 irregularly shaped copper plates, 10 irregularly shaped magnesium plates, five irregularly shaped Lexan® plastic plates and eight silk plates Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof 4
Edition: edition of 50: plus 16AP; 6TP; 2CTP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGLimp.; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1995

Edition Notes: Different colours to the edition. An 88 colour screenprint, lithograph, etching, relief, aquatint, collograph, engraving printed from 18 aluminium plates, nine screens, and one assembled plate made from 29 irregularly shaped copper plates, 10 irregularly shaped magnesium plates, five irregularly shaped Lexan® plastic plates and eight silk plates. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and Robert Meyer. Prepwork of artist's materials and collage by Kenneth Tyler. Screen preparation, proofing and edition printing by Michael Mueller. Aluminium plate preparation, proofing and adition printing by Kevin Falco, John Hutcheson and Christopher Creyts. Copper plate preparation and processing by Anthony Kirk, preparation and processing of plate by Kirk. Magnesium plate preparation and processing by Swan Engraving. Preparation, proofing and edition printing of assembled plate by Kirk, Kathy Cho, Brian Maxwell, Susan Hover and Yasuyuki Shibata.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower centre, pencil "F. Stella '95"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower centre, pencil "T.P.4"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] inscribed upper right corner, pencil "W/OUT SCREEN) #4" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "FS94-3130 / TP" [vertically] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil " - bleed left + right / KET 2/1/95 Model for paper position / -remove bullseyes at bottomm / -tear off top gripper edge after run like tear model (along top edge of net) / - leave gap between bottom edge of net and natural paper deckle"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 53.6 h x 133.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1995; Axsom (2016), 226
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.798.2
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy