Robert MOTHERWELL, Lament for Lorca Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Lament for Lorca 1981 Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, collage lithograph, chine colle printed from one stone Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper; white, laid, handmade, Kozo paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 52: plus 17AP; 2TP; WP; RTP; PPI; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1982

Edition Notes: Colours printed: black. Stones before addition. A five colour lithograph printed from one stone and four aluminium plates in the following order: black (stone), black, red-brown, black and black (each printed separately from an aluminium plate). Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Stone preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler, prep work for continuous tone lithography by Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Tyler, Funderburg and Roger Campbell.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "Stone before addition / RM81-632" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "0378.76"
Dimensions: comp 103.4 h x 138.6 w cm sheet 112.6 h x 163.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Terenzio (1991), 254; Walker Art Centre (1987), 413; TGL print documentation, 1982.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.29.4
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