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Frank STELLA

United States of America born 1936

Figlefia 1994
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places' series 1994-97
Title Notes: 007-001
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, intaglio, relief colour lithograph, etching, aquatint, relief printed from 11 aluminum plates and one assembled plate made from one Lexan plastic base plate, eight irregularly shaped magnesium plates and three irregularly shaped copper plates Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 75: plus 14AP, 4TP, WP, RTP, PPI, PPII, TGLimp., A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1994

Edition Notes: Similar to edition. A 25 colour lithograph, etching, aquatint, relief printed from 11 aluminum plates and one assembled plate made from one Lexan plastic base plate, eight irregularly shaped magnesium plates and three irregularly shaped copper plates . Papermaking by Tom Strianese and Robert Meyer. Prep work for continous tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Funderburg and Kevin Falco. Magnesium plate preparation by Tyler and Swan Engraving. Reworking and proofing of magnesium plates by Anthony Kirk assisted by Kathy Cho and Yasuyuki Shibata. Copper plate preparation and processing by Kirk assisted by Cho and Shibata. Preparation of assembled plate by Kirk, Brian Maxwell and Cho. Proofing and edition printing by Kirk, Cho, Maxwell and Shibata.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "Figlefia / FS94-3078"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 61.2 h x 53.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1994; Axsom (2016), 223
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1182.2
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy