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Frank STELLA

United States of America born 1936

Plutusia 1996
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places II' series 1996
Title Notes: 007-058
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil, intaglio, relief colour lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint, relief, mezzotint, engraving printed in 39 runs from five aluminium plates, four screens and one assembled plate made from 22 irregularly shaped magnesium plates, 11 irregularly shaped copper plates, one irregularly shaped plastic plate and two irregularly shaped zinc plates. Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 38: plus 12AP; 2TP; 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 (top blue shaped aquatint light). A 52 colour (including one foil colour) lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint, relief, mezzotint, engraving printed in 39 runs from five aluminium plates, four screens and one assembled plate made from 22 irregularly shaped magnesium plates, 11 irregularly shaped copper plates, one irregularly shaped plastic plate and two irregularly shaped zinc plates. 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. Copper, magnesium, plastic and zinc plate preparation and processing by Anthony Kirk, Kathy Cho, Yasuyuki Shibata, Brian Maxwell and Susan Hover. Assembled plate preparation by Kirk, Shibata, Maxwell, Hover and Gedi Sibony. Proofing and edition printing by Kirk, Maxwell, Hover, Sibony and Todd Elkin.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed lower centre, pencil "FS94-3123" verso: inscribed upper right edge, pencil "E/AP / FIX BROWN / creep[underlined]"
Dimensions: sheet irregular 67.4 diameter
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1996; Axsom (2016), 246.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1125
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy