United States of America 1915 – 1991

Hollow man's cave 1991 Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph printed from one aluminium plate; hand dyed paper Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 40; plus 14AP; 4TP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1991

Edition Notes: One colour printed: black. A nine colour lithograph, including one pulp colour and seven dye colours, printed from one aluminium plate. First, the handmade paper was handcoloured using light pink pulp and yellow, red-brown, light brown, brown and dark brown dyes applied on a newly made white pulp base sheet using brushes and by spraying with a pattern pistol through handcut plastic stencils. After the paper was pressed and dried, black was printed from an aluminium plate. Orange-yellow and red-yellow dyes were applied on the dampened paper using brushes. Papermaking by Tom Strianese assisted by Jed Marshall and Paul Imboden. Image stencils handcut by Strianese. Prep work for continuous tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation, processing and proofing by Tyler and Lee Funderburg assisted by John Hutcheson. Edition printing by Kevin Falco assisted by Hutcheson and Eric Ting.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed: lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, grey pencil "RM81-1036" [diagonally]
Dimensions: comp 88.2 h x 95.5 w cm sheet 99.3 h x 130.5 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1991
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.326.6
Image rights: © Dedalus Foundation, Inc./VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy