United States of America
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places II' series 1996
Materials & Technique:
prints, planographic, stencil, intaglio, relief colour lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint, relief, engraving, stamping from 16 aluminum plates, seven screens, one assembled plate made from one aluminum base plate and two magnesium die, and one assembled plate made from 38 irregularly shaped copper plates, 57 irregularly shaped magnesium plates, and 2 irregularly shaped poured aluminum elements. Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour trial proof 4
Edition: edition: 35 plus 12AP, 4CTP, WP, RTP, PPI, PPII, TGLimp., A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1996
Edition Notes: an original 109 colour (including one foil colour) lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint, relief, engraving, stamping on white TGL, handmade paper printed in 74 runs from 16 aluminum plates, seven screens, one assembled plate made from one aluminum base plate and two magnesium die, and one assembled plate made from 38 irregularly shaped copper plates, 57 irregularly shaped magnesium plates, and 2 irregularly shaped poured aluminum elements.
papermaking by Tom Strianese assisted by John Hutcheson and Christopher Creyts; collaboration with artist on original collage and supervision of print by Kenneth Tyler; aluminum plate preparation, processing, proofing, and edition printing by Lee Funderburg; die preparation and proofing by Anthony Kirk assisted by Brian Maxwell; edition stamping by Hutcheson assisted by Michael Mueller; copper and magnesium plate preparation and processing by Kirk, Susan Hover, Brian Maxwell, Gedi Sibony, Yasuyuki Shibata, Creyts, Todd Elkin; assembled plate preparation by Kirk Maxwell, Hover, Creyts, and Sibony; proofing and edtion printing by Kirk, Maxwell, Hover, Sibony, Elkin, and Creyts.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower centre, pencil "F.Stella '96"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower centre, pencil "C.T.P.4"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon]
verso: inscribed upper left, pencil "TOP"
verso: inscribed lower right, pencil "FS94-3135 / Bottom"
verso: inscribed centre, pencil "SCREEN = ctp / SLIGHT COLOR VARIATIONS" [UPSIDE DOWN]
variable 75.4 diameter
: TGL print documentation, 1996; Axsom (2016), 242
: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.828.3 Image rights
: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy