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Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Hotel Acatlan: first day 1984 Description: diptych - sheet A and sheet B

Collection Title: the 'Moving focus' series 1984-87
Title Notes: 043-096
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from 43 aluminium plates on two sheets of paper, specially designed stained wood frame inlaid with sculptural paperpulp elements Support: white, wove, HMP paper; irregularly-shaped stained wood; paper pulp
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof in trial frame
Edition: edition: 70; 18 artist's proofs; trial proofs; four colour trial proofs; two special proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; archive copy; cancellation copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1985

Edition Notes: Preparation for continuous- tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Lee Funderburg. 24 colours printed on two sheets of paper: medium yellow, yellow, light yellow, brown, red, yellow-green, green, dark green, medium green, blue, medium blue, light green (Sheet A only), light green and viridian (printed simultaneously on Sheet B only), gray-green, dark blue, brown, tan, magenta (Sheet B only), violet (Sheet A only), dark red (Sheet A only), gray-red, dark magenta, ultramarine blue and black. The brown-stained, wooden frame is a proto-type frame specially designed by the artist. It has inlaid sculptural paperpulp elements representing floor tiles (terracotta paperpulp) bot.c, and roof beams (yellow-tan and brown paperpulp) top.c.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: erso (Sheet A): inscribed l.l., pencil "SHADOW GREEN DD"
Dimensions: sheet A 67.2 h x 91.9 w cm sheet B 67.2 h x 92.2 w cm overall 134.4 h x 184.1 w cm Frame 151.5 h x 192.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Arts Center (1987), 279DH66.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.601.7.A-B