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Germany 1888 – United States of America 1976

  • United States of America from 1933

Never before k 1975 Title Notes: 042-016
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil five colour screenprint printed from five screens in light pink, medium pink, medium grey-tan, medium red and dark purple-red Support: white, machine mould made, Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned show copy
Edition: edition of 46, plus 10 AP, RTP, PPI, A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1976

Edition Notes: A five colour screenprint printed from five screens in light grey-tan, medium grey-tan, medium grey, medium grey-ochre and dark grey-yellow-brown. Screen preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Kim Halliday.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: titled lower left, pencil "k"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: stamped lower left corner, black ink "SHOW COPY" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "JA75-136 / k" [diagonal]
Dimensions: comp 27.9 h x 30.6 w cm sheet 48.4 h x 50.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 68; Tyler Graphics documentation (1975)
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1141.11
Image rights: © The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation/Bild-Kunst. Licensed by Viscopy