United States of America 1915
Abandoned book study
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 colour lithograph printed from three aluminium plates Support: cream, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: verso lower left corner, TGL hexagon
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: not editioned
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1983
Edition Notes: Three colours printed: black, red, ochre. This image is printed on a double page.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop
verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "RM81-550"
inscribed lower left corner, pencil "3 unit Burn after citro - etch etc. / washed and gummed petrogummed plate cleaned/entire image area is under "C lacquer" deletions/done at time of relacquering / 11 Dec' 80"
comp 23.4 h x 61.6 w cm sheet 38.4 h x 61.6 w cm
: TGL print documentation, 1983.
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.1431.2 Image rights
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