Robert MOTHERWELL, Burning sun Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Burning sun 1983 Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph with additional white acrylic Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Arches Cover paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: verso: upper right corner "ARCHES/FRANCE [infinity symbol]
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 25: plus 10AP; TP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1985

Edition Notes: A two colour lithograph printed from two aluminium plates in red and black. Prep work for contnuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] inscribed lower left, pencil "Clean up / areas - re-proof / on handmade & / Arches Cover" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "RM83-702"
Dimensions: comp 96.6 h x 59.2 w cm sheet 121.6 h x 78.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Terenzio, S. (1990), 310; TGL print documentation, 1985; Walker Arts Centre (1987), 461.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.313.3
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