Donald SULTAN, Butterfly February 26, 1996 Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1951

Butterfly February 26, 1996 1996
Collection Title: the 'Album' series 1996
Title Notes: 001-002
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, screenprint, relief, embossing Support: light green yellow, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition: 40 plus 12AP; 4TP; WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGL Imp.; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1996

Edition Notes: With 8 printings without hand watercolouring. A 16 colour (including handcolouring) screenprint. relief, embossing, handcoloured print on light tan TGL, handmade paper from 2 screens, 1 aluminium plate, 1 copper plate and 1 magnesium plate. Each print was handcoloured by the artist with watercolours. Paper making by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Project supervision by Kenneth Tyler. Aluminium plate preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Lee Fundergurg. Screen preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Michael Mueller. Magnesium plate preparation by Swan Engraving. Proofing by Tyler and Funderburg. Edition printing by Funderburg and Christopher Creyts. Embossing by Anthony Kirk, Creyts and Gedi Sibony. Hand colouring by artist assisted by Tyler and Nancy Bressler.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed: lower right corner, TGL chop verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "SN BLACK DD" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "DS95-3202" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "TP"
Dimensions: comp 102.4 h x 71.0 w cm sheet 107.8 h x 79.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1996
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.734.4
Image rights: © Donald Sultan