United States of America
Black eggs and roses May 22 2000 woodblock
2000 Description: panel A
Materials & Technique:
prints, matrices, woodblock (used for intaglio printing) one of nine woodblocks used in the printing of colour woodcut, with burnt orange ink, black pen and varnish. Side two: forest green ink, green pen and varnish. Support: 3 ply, 2 veneer plywood
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: block 4A
Edition: edition: 12 plus 4AP; 2TP; 2CTP; RTP; TGLimp.; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 2000
Edition Notes: Used to print red intaglio.
A 19 colour (including 9 dye colours and 10 ink colours), coloured paper woodcut, printed in 48 runs from 32 maple woodblocks.
Collaboration with artist and project supervision by Kenneth Tyler. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson, assisted by Christopher Creyts. The image stencils for handcoloured paper were cut by Hutcheson and Strianese. Handcolouring by Strianese, Hutcheson, Dahlia Osman and Justin Lee. Woodblock preparation by Creyts and Hutcheson with proofing by Creyts, Hutcheson and Peter Braune. Additional proofing and edition printing by Tyler, Yasuyuki Shibata, Osman and Lee, assisted by Marcus Yip, Huiling Wong, Hwee Hwee Loo and Azlina Adam.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper right corner, black pen "A/Red/Int" [vertically]
inscribed upper right corner, black marker "4A"
inscribed lower right corner, blue pen "A[circled] / #4/ i[circled] / <--" [on tape]
inscribed top edge, black pen "DS00-3495"
inscribed top left edge, black pen "TOP"
inscribed top right edge, black pen "A-4" [A in black marker]
verso: 9B matrix[not used]
verso: inscribed, lower right, pencil "NOT USED" [on tape]
verso: inscribed, upper right corner, black pen "NOT USED"
verso: inscribed, upper left corner, red marker "B[vertically]/9B[black marker]"
wood 92.4 h x 91.8 w x 1.2 d cm
: TGL print documentation, 2000
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.1495.4 Image rights
: © Donald Sultan