Frank STELLA, Orofena Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Orofena 1998
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places III' series 1998-99
Title Notes: 007-079
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil, intaglio colour lithography, etching, aquatint, screenprint; 46 runs from 25 aluminum plates, 4 screens, and 1 assembled plate made from 8 irregularly shaped copper plates Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour trial proof
Edition: edition of 55; plus 14AP, TP, CTP, RTP, PPI, PPII, TGL imp. A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1998

Edition Notes: 34 colour lithograph, screenprint, etching and aquatint, printed from 25 aluminium plates, four screens and one assembled plate made from eight irregularly shaped copper plates. Collaboration with artist on original collage and project supervision by Kenneth Tyler. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John HUtcheson. Aluminium plate preparation, processing and edition printing by Lee Funderburg. Screen preparation, proofing and edition printing by Michael Mueller. Copper plate preparation and processing by Anthony Kirk. Magnesium plate preparation and processing by Swan Engraving, Preparation and proofing of assembled plate by Kirk, Christopher Creyts and Kimberley Bursic. Edition printing by Creyts and Bursic.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "F.Stella '98"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "C.T.P."
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "FS95-3244"
Dimensions: comp 54.6 h x 55.2 w cm sheet 54.6 h x 55.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1998; Axsom (2016), 252.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.858.2
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy