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United States of America 1928 – Italy 2005

  • Italy from 1981

Prime moments II 1998 Title Notes: 002-007
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
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: Multiple colours printed. 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 lower right corner, pencil "10/30/98"
Dimensions: comp 53.2 h x 78.9 w cm sheet 88.8 h x 116.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1999
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1451.7
Image rights: © Al Held/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy