United States of America
Butterfly February 26, 1996
Collection Title: the 'Album' series 1996
Title Notes: 001-001
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 of 40 plus 12 artist's proofs; 4 trial proofs; working proof; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; Tyler Graphics impression; archive copy; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1996
Edition Notes: With eight printings without hand watercolouring. A 16 colour (including handcolouring) screenprint. relief, embossing, handcoloured print on light tan TGL, handmade paper from two screens, one aluminium plate, one copper plate and one 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, pencil "SNT14 BLACK DD"
verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "DS95-3202"
verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "TP. I"
comp 103.0 h x 70.6 w cm sheet 108.0 h x 78.8 w cm
: TGL print documentation, 1996
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.734.5 Image rights
: © Donald Sultan