Roy LICHTENSTEIN, Reflections on The Scream woodblock Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1923 – 1997

Reflections on The Scream woodblock 1990
Collection Title: the 'Reflections' series 1990
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, matrices, matrix (used for relief printing) carved woodblock with varnish and ink Support: nine ply plywood plus five ply plywood additionalwhite gloss paint varnish panel [on right side]
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: woodblock
Edition: edition: 68 plus 16AP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1990

Edition Notes: A 14 colour lithograph, screenprint, woodcut, metalized PVC plastic film, collage, and embossing printed from four aluminium plates, three screens, one woodblock with inlaid oval shaped wood piece and one assembled plate made from three magnesium plates. Yellow, dark green, red, blue and black (twice) were printed lithographically. Pink, light green, white, silver and matte varnish (twice) were printed from screens. Black was printed from a woodblock. Silver metalized PVC plastic film was adhered and the print was embossed. Woodblock preparation by Kenneth Tyler with image cutting by the artist. Final preparation by Paul Stillpass, John Fultan, Michael Muellerand John Hutcheson with final proofing by Hutcheson and Stillpass. Edition printing by Stillpass and Fulton. Aluminium plate preparation by Hutcheson and Lee Funderburg, proofing and edition printing by Hutcheson and Funderburg assisted by Fulton and Kevin Falco. Screen preparation by Richard Karnatz with proofing and edition printing by Karnatz and Mueller. Magnesium plate preparation by Swan Engraving, metalised PVC plastic film preparation and adhering by Karnatz, Mueller and Fulton. Embossing preparation by Tom Strianese and Jed Marshall with embossing by Hutcheson and Fulton.
Primary Insc: signed in blue marker upper centre 'ROY LICHTENSTEIN / REFLECTION ON / THE SCREAM" [on paper taped to block].not dated.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed in blue marker upper centre 'ROY LICHTENSTEIN / REFLECTION ON / THE SCREAM" [on paper taped to block]inscribed in black marker verso upper left 'ROY LICHTENSTEIN / WOODBLOCK FOR / REFLECTIONS ON THE SCREAM'
Dimensions: wood 123.4 h x 170.3 w x 1.2 d cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (2002), 243; TGL print documentation, 1990; Yokohama Museum of Art (1992), 56;
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1489
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy