United States of America
House of fire
Materials & Technique:
prints, paper pulp, planographic, collage paper pulp and colour lithography Support: white, wove, handmade, handcoloured, TGL paper
Edition: edition of 54: plus 12AP; 3CTP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1989
Edition Notes: Papermaking by Tom Strianese, Paul Imboden and John Fulton. Image stencils hand-cut by Michael Mueller. Paper colouring by artist assisted by Strianese, Imboden, Fulton and Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Lee Funderburg. Preparation and adhering of collage elements by Fulton, Jim Lefkowitz, Kathy Cho and Doug Humes.
33 colour coloured pressed paper pulp work with lithograph collage elements. First, one newly made white base sheet was uniquely coloured by the artist with the following dyed pulp colours applied by spraying with a pattern pistol through hand-cut plastic stencils: titanium white, light yellow, dark yellow, pink, light red, orange, medium red and dark red. The paper was pressed and dried. The following colours were printed from an aluminum lithography plate for the collage elements: (window blind element) blue-green; (bag element) transparent grey, grey-brown, red-brown; (groceries element) yellow, red, light green, dark green, brown, purple; (top lipstick element) transparent black, pink, red, orange, blue, yellow, black; (bottom lipstick element) transparent black, pink, red, transparent red, blue, magenta, yellow, black. After printing, the collage elements were cut and adhered to the paper pulp using archival adhesive.
: Tyler Graphics Documentation (1989)
: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.376.1-3 Image rights
: © James Rosenquist/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy