Robert MOTHERWELL, Untitled Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Untitled 1983
Collection Title: abandoned edition
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph Support: white, wove, mouldmade, Sommerset paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned experimental proof
Edition: not editioned
Place Published: not published

Edition Notes: One of five proofs. The key stone printed in brown was drawn on 3-27-83. May, 1983 stone image was transferred to Mylar and then made into photo-plate. Proof is made up from brown plate, red plate, black line and signature plate and black plate from Black Rumble RM82-887 plate. All 75 printed impressions were torn up on 8-1-01 by KET and Rolf Kaul. Only five impressions were saved.
Primary Insc: not signed. not dated [signed upper right corner on plate]
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: lower right corner, pencil "RM83-704"
Dimensions: comp 112.0 h x 85.1 w cm sheet 120.4 h x 91.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: no documentation found
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1362.3
Image rights: © Dedalus Foundation, Inc./VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy