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Roy LICHTENSTEIN

United States of America 1923 – 1997

Two nudes, state I 1993
Collection Title: the 'Nudes' series 1994
Title Notes: 035-024
Materials & Technique: prints, colour relief, collage and hand painting Support: white, wove, mould-made, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: embossed lower right corner Tyler Graphics Ltd chop
Edition State: state 1
Impression: unsigned collage proof study
Edition: edition of 10: plus 6AP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGLimp.; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1994

Edition Notes: An 11 colour relief print printed from one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and four plastic relief plates, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and five plastic relief plates, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and six plastic plates, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and seven plastic plates, and one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and one magnesium plate(same plate used in Two Nudes RL93-3103). 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 'close up white spaces -' inscribed in pencil upper right '[arrow pointing down] problem green!' inscribed in pencil upper centre 'John match pink per Roy's sample-' inscribed in pencil verso lower left corner 'RL93-3103A' inscribed in pencil verso lower left 'Dark Red Test Ink on outside dots 2 hits Toray / -Gamblin Cad Red Extra Deep inside dots 2 hits Toray / - Gamblin Ultra Blue (litho plate) 4 hits'
Dimensions: comp 105.6 h x 89.0 w cm sheet 122.2 h x 104.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (2002), 285; TGL print documentation, 1994.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.953.3
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy