Robert MOTHERWELL, Alberti elegy Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Alberti elegy 1981 Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph Support: cream, laid, handmade, Okawara paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 100: plus 20AP; 4TP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1983

Edition Notes: No chine applique or white TGL paper. A two colour, including one coloured paper, lithograph, chine applique printed from one aluminium plate. Black was printed from an aluminium plate on the cream paper which was then adhered to the white paper. Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Prep work for continuous tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg, proofing by Roger Campbell, Funderburg and Tyler. Paper preparation and adhering by Strianese, Rodney Konopaki and Tyler.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "RM81-631"
Dimensions: comp 16.2 h x 22.4 w cm sheet 30.4 h x 39.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Terenzio (1991), 253; Walker Art Centre (1987), 412; TGL print documentation, 1982.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.5.8