Robert MOTHERWELL, Title page Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Title page 1983
Collection Title: an 'El Negro' portfolio 1983
Page: page 3
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Creation Notes: Robert Motherwell began collaborating with Kenneth Tyler on 'El Negro' in 1981. The book was editioned in 1983.
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, collage colour lithographic text overpainted by hand Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: abandoned proof
Edition: not editioned
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1983

Edition Notes: colours printed: black, red - this image was not used in the editioned 'El Negro' verso: handpainted marks in ochre and black
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "TITLE PAGE/PAGE 3 1983 TYPOGRAPHY DESIGN"
Dimensions: comp 38.4 h x 34.3 w cm
Cat Raisonné: See Terenzio (1991), 268-291; TGL print documentation, 1983; Walker Art Centre (1987), 417.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1399.10
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