United States of America 1915 – 1991

Abandoned book study 1981
Collection Title: an 'El Negro' portfolio 1983
Creation Notes: Robert Motherwell began collaborating with Kenneth Tyler on 'El Negro' in 1981. The book was editioned in 1983.
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph printed from one aluminium plate, tusche Support: cream, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: verso upper left corner, TGL hexagon
Impression: abandoned proof
Edition: not editioned
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1983

Edition Notes: One colour printed: black.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "RM81-579"
Dimensions: comp 24.4 h x 22.0 w cm sheet 38.2 h x 31.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation 1983
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1429.2
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