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Frank STELLA

United States of America born 1936

Perinthia 1996
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places II' series 1996
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil, intaglio, relief colour lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint, relief printed 12 alumimum plates, five screens, one assembled plate made from one Lexan® plastic base plate, 14 irregularly shaped copper plates and 30 irregularly shaped magnesium plates Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour trial proof 4
Edition: edition of 35: plus 10AP; 4CTP; WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGLimp.; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1996

Edition Notes: A 62 colour lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint, relief on white TGL, handmade paper printed in 49 runs from 12 alumimum plates, five screens, one assembled plate made from one Lexan® plastic base plate, 14 irregularly shaped copper plates and 30 irregularly shaped magnesium 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 and proofing by Lee Funderburg and Kevin Falco, edition printing by Funderburg. Screen preparation and proofing by Michael Mueller, edition printing by Mueller assisted by Christopher Creyts. Copper, magnesium and plastic plate preparation by Anthony Kirk, Brian Maxwell, Gedi Sibony, Creyts and Susan Hover. Assembled plate preparation by Kirk, Maxwell, Hover, Sibony and Creyts. 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 "C.T.P. 4"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left, pencil "FS94-3136" verso: inscribed lower centre, pencil "BOTTOM" verso: inscribed upper centre, pencil "TOP" verso: inscribed upper left, pencil "-[encircled] THIS PRINT WAS / SOAKED PRIOR TO / COMPLETION OF / SCREEN & LITHO RUNS /-[encircled] PUFF INK T.P. / RUTLAND WHITE PUFF INK / 81 MESH - 7 LAYERS"
Dimensions: comp (variable) 68.8 diameter
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1996; Axsom (2016), 245.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.865.2
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy