Roy LICHTENSTEIN, Homage to Max Ernst portfolio print Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1923 – 1997

Homage to Max Ernst portfolio print 1975
Collection Title: the 'Bonjour Max Ernst' portfolio 1975
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil colour screenprint printed from six screens Support: white, wove, machine mould made, Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: embossed lower right corner Tyler Graphics Ltd chop
Impression: unsigned edition quality impression
Edition: edition of 100: plus 12AP; RTP; PPI; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1975

Edition Notes: One of three such proofs in the Tyler Gift. A six colour screenprint printed from six screens in the following order: light blue, light tan, dark blue, grey-blue, grey and black. Screen preparation, proofing and edition printing by Charles Hanley assisted by Igor Zakowortny and Don Carli. Note: In addition to the edition of 100 plus proofs, there were also 30 special proofs made for the French publisher, Editions Georges Visat.
Dimensions: comp 53.6 h x 39.7 w cm sheet 65.9 h x 50.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (2002), 137; Walker Art Centre (1987), 333; TGL print documentation, 1975.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1363.3
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy