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Frank STELLA

United States of America born 1936

Egyplosis 1996
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places II' series 1996
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, intaglio, relief, stencil colour lithograph, etching, aquatint, relief, stamping, screenprint printed from three aluminium plates, one screen, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and two magnesium die, and one assembled plate made from one Lexan® plastic base plate, 15 irregularly shaped copper plates, 11 irregularly shaped magnesium plates, five irregularly shaped zinc plates and three irregularly shaped poured aluminium elements Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 36: plus 12AP; 4TP; 2WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGLimp.; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1996

Edition Notes: Similar to edition with some imperfections noted on verso in pencil. A 20 colour (including one foil colour) lithograph, etching, aquatint, relief, stamping, screenprint printed in six runs from three aluminium plates, one screen, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and two magnesium die, and one assembled plate made from one Lexan® plastic base plate, 15 irregularly shaped copper plates, 11 irregularly shaped magnesium plates, five irregularly shaped zinc plates and three irregularly shaped poured aluminium elements Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Collaboration with artist on original collage and supervision of print by Kenneth Tyler. Aluminium plate preparation, processing and proofing by Kevin Falco and Christopher Creyts. Edition printing by Falco. Screen preparation, proofing and edition printing by Michael Mueller. Die preparation by Anthony Kirk, Hutcheson and Strianese. Proofing by Kirk assisted by Yasuyuki Shibata, edition stamping by Hutcheson assisted by Mueller. Copper, magnesium and zinc plate preparation and processing by Kirk, Hover, Maxwell, Gedi Sibony Shibata and Creyts. Assembled plate preparation by Kirk, Shibata, Maxwell, Hover, Creyts and Sibony. Proofing by Kirk, Maxwell, Hover, Sibony and Todd Elkin. Edition printing by Maxwell, Hover, Sibony, Elkin and Kimberley Bursic.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower left, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right, pencil "FS94-3122" verso: inscribed upper centre, pencil "reg" [vertically] verso: inscribed centre right edge, pencil "E/AP / yellow is light"
Dimensions: sheet 65.2 diameter
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1996; Axsom (2016), 240.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1119
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy