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Al HELD

United States of America 1928 – Italy 2005

  • Italy from 1981

Prime moments II 1998 Title Notes: 003-005
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil screenprinting with hand painted additions Support: white, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
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: Screenprinting in orange, blue, light blue and green. 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 verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "AH98-3458" verso: inscribed upper right corner, pencil, "#22 2/12 + 2/15 + 2/16" [upside down]
Dimensions: comp 52.6 h x 78.2 w cm sheet 74.6 h x 99.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1999
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1450.6
Image rights: © Al Held/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy