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Frank STELLA

United States of America born 1936

Dubiaxo 1996
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places II' series 1996
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil, intaglio, relief colour lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint, relief, stamping printed from 10 alumimum plates, five screens, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and two irregularly shaped magnesium dies and one assembled plate made from one Lexan® plastic base plate, 38 irregularly shaped magnesium plates, and nine irregularly shaped copper plates Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 35: plus 10AP; 2TP; 2CTP; WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGLimp.; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1996

Edition Notes: Used as a set-up proof for registration. Upper red shape lightly inked. A 61 colour lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint, relief, stamping on white TGL, handmade paper printed in 70 runs from 10 alumimum plates, five screens, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and two irregularly shaped magnesium dies and one assembled plate made from one Lexan® plastic base plate, 38 irregularly shaped magnesium plates, and nine irregularly shaped copper plates. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Collaboration with artist on original collage and supervision of print by Kenneth Tyler. Aluminum plate preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Lee Funderburg. Screen preparation, proofing and edition printing by Michael Mueller assisted by Brian Maxwell and Christopher Creyts. Die preparation by Anthony Kirk and Hutcheson, proofing by Kirk assisted by Maxwell. Edition stamping by Hutcheson assisted by Mueller. Copper plate preparation by Kirk, magnesium plate preparation by Swan Engraving, kirk, Hover, Creyts, Gedi Sibony and Shibata. Assembled plate preparation by Kirk, Maxwell, Hover, Creyts and Sibony. Proofing and edition printing by Kirk, Maxwell, Hover and Sibony.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower centre, TGL chop [hexagon] inscribed lower centre[on paper registration tab], pencil "BOTTOM" [vertically] inscribed upper centre[on paper registration tab], pencil "TOP" [vertically] verso: inscribed upper left, pencil "FS-3151" verso: inscribed upper centre, pencil "T"
Dimensions: sheet irregular 77.2 diameter
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1996; Axsom (2016), 239.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1117
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy