Robert MOTHERWELL, Djarum label Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Djarum label 1975 Description: collaged cigarette label with printing notations
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Creation Notes: This label was used in the printing of the lithograph 'Djarum' of 1975
Materials & Technique: prints, collages, found brown and cream cigarette wrapper collaged onto mount board Support: white, wove, machine mould made, mount board
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unique
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1975

Edition Notes: This label is a found Djarum cigarette label. It has been adhered to a mount in preparation for enlargement. The enlarged label was used by Robert Motherwell in his lithograph 'Djarum' of 1975 (RM75-161).
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper left corner, red pen "E270" [upside down] inscribed upper centre, pencil "P" [upside down] inscribed lower centre, pencil "seperate lettering from background/ and enlarge 20 3/4" / 1 lettering - line 'shot' / Brown flat - line shot / yellow flat - line shot"
Dimensions: label 19.8 h x 7.2 w cm board 30.6 h x 20.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics print documentation, 1975; see also (RM75-161) Terenzio (1991), 145; Walker Art Centre (1987), 390
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1438
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