United States of America 1915 – 1991

Abandoned end page study 1981-83 Description: made for 'El negro'
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 two aluminium plates, tusche Support: cream, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: verso lower 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: Two colours printed: red, black.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: text printed centre, red ink "VIVA!" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "RM81-549"
Dimensions: sheet 38.2 h x 61.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1983
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1405.2
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