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Roy LICHTENSTEIN

United States of America 1923 – 1997

Thinking nude 1994
Collection Title: the 'Nudes' series 1994
Title Notes: 035-016
Materials & Technique: prints, colour relief, collage Support: white, wove, mould-made, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: embossed lower right corner Tyler Graphics Ltd chop
Impression: show copy
Edition: edition of 40: plus 12AP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGLimp.; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1994

Edition Notes: A 19 colour relief print printed from one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and nine irregularly shaped plastic plates, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and four irregularly shaped plastic plates, and one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and seven irregularly shaped plastic plates, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and five irregularly shaped plastic plates, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and two irregularly shaped plastic plates and one assembled plate made fromj one aluminium base plate and one irregularly shaped magnesium plate. Project collaboration under the supervision of Kenneth Tyler. Preparatory 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 Hutcheson and Creyts.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed in pencil lower right 'OK to show' stamped in black ink lower right 'SHOW COPY' [various printers inscriptions throughout composition in pencil] inscribed in pencil verso lower left corner 'RL94-3105' inscribed in pencil verso centre left 'Toray-2 Light Blues, Med Blue, Yellow, Light Beige / Toray -Red, Lt. Brown Dk. Brown / dots Blue, Ll Or. / Toray -Flesh, Green, Light Yellow, Orange, Light Cad Yellow Deep, Light Green, Red / Toray - Gamblin Relief Black dots / litho -Gamblin Relief Black outlines' stamped centre verso in black ink 'SHOW COPY'
Dimensions: comp 89.6 h x 141.7 w cm sheet 107.0 h x 157.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (2002), 289; TGL print documentation, 1994.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.950.2
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy