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Robert MOTHERWELL

United States of America 1915 – 1991

Mediterranean 1975 Description: variation proofs
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Arches Cover paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned colour trial proof
Edition: edition of 26: plus 8AP; 2TP; RTP; PPI; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1975

Edition Notes: A variation proof of 'Mediterranean' holepunched down one side. An eight colour lithograph, screenprint printed from three stones, one aluminium plate and four screens. Stone, plate and screen preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler and proofing and edition printing by Tyler and Robert Bigelow.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] inscribed lower left edge, pencil "screen white brush strokes run 2 plate A / color I / run 3 plate B run 3 plate C run 4 yel. wash color D run 5 orange screen flat / run 5A blue screen / run 6 trans black map run 7 black wash double drop lamp black" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "RM75-167"
Dimensions: sheet 144.0 h x 109.2 w cm comp 131.2 h x 96.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: see Walker Art Centre (1987), 391 and TGL print documentation, 1975.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.32.1
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