Anthony CARO, Red flap #14 Enlarge 1 /3
  1. 121956.jpg 1/3
  2. 121956_a.jpg 2/3
  3. 121956_b.jpg 3/3

Anthony CARO

Great Britain 1924 – 2013

Red flap #14 1993
Collection Title: the 'Paper sculptures' series 1993
Title Notes: 003-001
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, paperwork, paper sculpture with additions in acrylic paint and graphite on paper and Styrofoam base Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper; grey, thick, TGL paper pulp; Styrofoam
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unique
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1993

Edition Notes: Paper sheets, foam, paperpulp and card were moulded around form to create shaped paper elements which were used in the sculptures whilst some were printed before being assembled by the artist into the sculptures. Hand coloured additions in acrylic, varnish and ink.
Primary Insc: signed and dated beneath flap, in pencil, 'A Caro / 93'
Secondary Insc: verso: titled, upper right corner, in white chalk, '#14 RED FLAP'
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed, centre, in black pen, '#4' verso: stamped, upper right corner, in white ink, Tyler Graphics Ltd. chop
Dimensions: base 35.2 h x 35.2 w cm height 19.0 h cm
Cat Raisonné: Blume, Dieter, vol xi, p.150
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.474