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Al HELD

United States of America 1928 – Italy 2005

  • Italy from 1981

Prime moments II 1998 Title Notes: 002-001
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil screenprinted workshop papermaking and printing colour chart for editioning with notations Support: white, wove, machine mould made, Cover Stock paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour printing chart
Edition: edition: 16 plus 6AP; 5TP; 5CTP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGLimp.; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1999

Edition Notes: Colours printed: light blue, blue, green, orange - hole punch along bottom edge. 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 Michael Mueller; handpainting by Tom Strianese. An original 33 colour screenprint, handpainted on white TGL handmade paper. Seven of the colours were printed in 7 runs from 7 screens. Twenty six of the colours were handpainted on each impression after printing.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed: lower right corner, TGL chop inscribed upper right corner, pencil "12/17 + 12/18 + 12/21 / #5" inscribed lower right corner, pencil "34 x 44"
Dimensions: comp 54.6 h x 81.0 w cm sheet 89.0 h x 106.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1999
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1451.2
Image rights: © Al Held/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy