Donald SULTAN, Black eggs and roses May 22 2000 Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1951

Black eggs and roses May 22 2000 2000 Description: a work of four panels
Title Notes: 011-001
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, relief, paper pulp colour woodcut, hand dyed paper pulp Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper, irregular edges
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 12 plus 4 artist's proofs; 2 trial proofs; 2 colour trial proofs; right to print; Tyler Graphics impression; archive copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 2000

Edition Notes: A 19 colour, coloured paper woodcut, printed in 48 runs from 32 maple woodblocks. Collaboration with artist and project supervision by Kenneth Tyler. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson, assisted by Christopher Creyts. The image stencils for handcoloured paper were cut by Hutcheson and Strianese. Handcolouring by Strianese, Hutcheson, Dahlia Osman and Justin Lee. Woodblock preparation by Creyts and Hutcheson with proofing by Creyts, Hutcheson and Peter Braune. Additional proofing and edition printing by Tyler, Yasuyuki Shibata, Osman and Lee, assisted by Marcus Yip, Huiling Wong, Hwee Hwee Loo and Azlina Adam.
Primary Insc: signed upper left, pencil "DS" (panel a) dated centre left, pencil "May 22 2000" [vertical] (panel a)
Secondary Insc: entitled and dated centre left, pencil "roses May 22 2000" [vertical] (panel a) entitled centre left, pencil "Black eggs and ..." [fragment] (panel c) inscribed lower right corner, pencil "RTP" (panel d)
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed upper right corner, pencil "CTP/ lighter Dups- [?] / Lighter Egg (Sumi-) [?] 9/12" (panel a) verso: inscribed upper left corner, green pencil "7/19 / #18 / DUJT" (panel b) verso: inscribed upper left corner, pencil "TP1" (panel b) verso: inscribed lower right corner, green pencil "6/29/#18 CTP / DO, UL." (panel c) verso: lower left corner, pencil "DS00-3495" (panel d) verso: lower left corner, green pencil "7/7 / #18 / DO, UL" (panel d)
Dimensions: panel a 86.7 h x 88.2 w cm panel b 86.4 h x 88.3 w cm panel c 84.8 h x 87.4 w cm panel d 84.8 h x 85.4 w cm overall 172.4 h x 175.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 2000.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.725.A-D
Image rights: © Donald Sultan