Al HELD, Prime moments V Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – Italy 2005

  • Italy from 1981

Prime moments V 1998 Title Notes: 006-006
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil, planographic colour lithograph, screenprint and handpainting Support: white, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition: 34 plus 10AP; RTP; PPI; PPII; PPIII; TGLimp.; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1999

Edition Notes: Collaboration with artist and project supervision by Kenneth Tyler; papermaking by Tom Strianese assisted and John Hutcheson; plate preparation, processing and proofing by Hutcheson, Tyler and Christopher Creyts; edition printing by Hutcheson and Creyts; screen preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Michael Mueller; handpainting by Strianese, Mueller and Hutcheson. An original 46 colour lithograph, screenprint, handpainted on white TGL handmade paper printed in 30 runs from 23 aluminium plates and 5 screens.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "AH99-3462" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "similar to signed RTP - broken edge" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "PHOTOGRAPHED nov - 13 1999 / SCREEN - GREEN BAND CTP / HANDPAINTED GREEN / 1. 1ST LAYER (2 x LIGHT) / 2. 2ND LAYER (IX" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "10/19 gray green color 20A split all plate 16A ½ / 10/19 orange color 23 plate 18 1/1 / golden corner ½ / white 1/3 5/8 / lemon yel 1/2 5/0 / golden corner reverse 1/2 (looks darker)" [upside down]
Dimensions: comp and sheet 74.4 h x 106.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1999
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1452.10
Image rights: © Al Held/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy