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Roy LICHTENSTEIN

United States of America 1923 – 1997

Nude reading 1994
Collection Title: the 'Nudes' series 1994
Title Notes: 035-002
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, colour relief Support: white, wove, mould-made, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: embossed lower right corner Tyler Graphics Ltd chop
Impression: unsigned black impression
Edition: edition of 60: plus 12 artist's proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; printer's proof III; TGL impression; archive copy; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1994

Edition Notes: Black key line plate. A 12 colour relief print printed from one aluminium base plate and 10 irregularly shaped plastic plates, one assembled plate made from aluminium base plate and five irregularly shaped plastic plates, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and three irregularly shaped plastic plates, and one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and one irregularly shaped plastic plate. Project collaboration under the supervision of Kenneth Tyler. Prepatory tracing and film work by john Hutcheson, Kevin Falco and Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Hutcheson, Christopher Creyts and Pete Duchess. Proofing and Edition printing by Lee Funderburg and Falco. This proof black only.
Primary Insc: not signed, not dated
Tertiary Insc: inscribed in pencil verso lower left corner 'RL93-3102' inscribed in pencil verso lower left 'litho- Gamblin Relief Black 3 hits'
Dimensions: comp 95.9 h x 119.3 w cm sheet 110.4 h x 134.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (2002), 288; TGL print documentation, 1994.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.945.3
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy