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Frank STELLA

United States of America born 1936

Calnogor 1996
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places II' series 1996
Materials & Technique: prints, colour etching, aquatint, relief, stamping printed from one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and one magnesium die, one assembled plate made from one Lexan® base plate and two irregularly shaped copper plates, and one assembled plate made from one Lexan® base plate, 20 irregularly shaped copper plates, 10 irregularly shaped magnesium plates and two shaped poured aluminium elements Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper; metallised silver foil
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 34: plus 10AP; 2CTP; WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGLimp.; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1996

Edition Notes: With silver foil only on paper with registration tabs. A 24 colour (including one foil colour) etching, aquatint, relief, stamping printed in three runs from one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and one magnesium die, one assembled plate made from one Lexan® base plate and two irregularly shaped copper plates, and one assembled plate made from one Lexan® base plate, 20 irregularly shaped copper plates, 10 irregularly shaped magnesium plates and two shaped poured aluminium elements. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Collaboration with artist on original collage and supervision of print by Kenneth Tyler. Screen printing of glue for hot foil stamping by Michael Mueller, die preparation by Anthony Kirk, Hutcheson and Strianese. Proofing by Kirk assisted by Brian Maxwell, Susan Hover, Yasuyuki Shibata and Katthy Cho, edition stamping by Hutcheson, Copper and magnesium plate preparation and processing by Kirk, Cho, Hover, Maxwell, Shibata and Gedi Sibony. Assembled plate preparation by Kirk, Shibata, Maxwell, Cho and Hover. Proofing and edition printing by Kirk, Maxwell, Hover, Sibony, Elkin and Creyts.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed lower centre, pencil "FS94-3124"
Dimensions: comp 37.0 h x 18.6 w cm sheet 91.0 diameter
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1996; Axsom (2016), 238.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1115
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy