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Prime moments I 1998 Title Notes: 007-005
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil screenprinting and hand painting Support: white, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour printing test
Edition: edition: 14 plus 6AP; 2TP; RTP; PPI; TGLimp.; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1998

Edition Notes: One of 5 workshop papermaking and printing colour tests with notations front and back of paper. paper has hole-punched top edge. various positions in pencil, pen and red ink, blue, orange, green and light green ink printing notations. Collaboration with artist and project supervision by Kenneth Tyler; papermaking by Tom Strianese assisted by Rolf Kaul; screen preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Mueller; handpainting by Tom Strianese. An original 46 colour screenprint, handpainted on white TGL handmade paper. Sixteen of the colours were printed in 14 runs from 5 screens. Thirty of the colours were handpainted on each impression after printing.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed: lower right corner, TGL chop [inscibed in pencil various positions, printing notations]
Dimensions: comp 23.6 h x 87.9 w cm sheet 27.7 h x 116.9 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1999
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1448.3
Subject: Archival (Print)
Image rights: © Al Held/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy