United States of America
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places II' series 1996
Title Notes: 007-053
Materials & Technique:
prints, planographic, stencil, intaglio, relief colour lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint, relief, stamping printed from 12 alumimum plates, five screens, one assembled plate made from one masonite base plate and six irregularly shaped magnesium dies and one assembled plate made from one Lexan® plastic base plate, 49 irregularly shaped magnesium plates, and 12 irregularly shaped copper plates Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof 2
Edition: edition of 35: plus 10AP; 2TP; WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGLimp.; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1996
Edition Notes: An 80 colour (including one foil colour) lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint, relief, stamping on white TGL, handmade paper printed in 71 runs from 12 alumimum plates, five screens, one assembled plate made from one masonite base plate and six irregularly shaped magnesium dies and one assembled plate made from one Lexan® plastic base plate, 49 irregularly shaped magnesium plates, and 12 irregularly shaped copper plates.
Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Collaboration with artist on original collage and supervision of print by Kenneth Tyler. Aluminum plate preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Lee Funderburg. Screen preparation and proofing by Michael Mueller, edition printing by Mueller assisted by Christopher Creyts. Die preparation by Anthony Kirk and Hutcheson, proofing by Kirk assisted by Brian Maxwell. Edition stamping by Hutcheson assisted by Mueller. Plastic and copper plate preparation by Kirk, magnesium plate preparation by Swan Engraving, Creyts, Kirk, Maxwell, Susan Hover and Gedi Sibony. Assembled plate preparation by Kirk, Maxwell, Hover, Creyts and Sibony. Proofing and edition printing by Kirk, Maxwell, Hover and Sibony.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "F. Stella '96"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right, pencil "T.P. 2"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower centre, TGL chop [hexagon]
verso: inscribed lower centre, pencil "BOTTOM / FS94-3152"
verso: inscribed upper centre, pencil "TOP"
verso: inscribed centre, pencil "SCREEN - T.P. "smear" area" [vertically]
comp (variable) 73.8 diameter
: TGL print documentation, 1996; Axsom (2016), 244.
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.848 Image rights
: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy