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Donald SULTAN

United States of America born 1951

Black eggs and roses May 22 2000 woodblock 2000 Description: panel D
Materials & Technique: prints, matrices, woodblock (used for intaglio printing) one of seven woodblocks used in the printing of colour woodcut panel, with grey ink and varnish side one and forest green ink and varnish side two. Support: 3 ply, 2 veneer plywood
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: block 6D and 8B
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 green intaglio. Verso black intaglio used for panel B. 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 left corner, blue pen "<--/D[circled] / #6 / i[circled]" [on tape][vertically] inscribed upper left corner, black pen "D-6 / TOP" inscribed lower left corner, black marker "6D" [vertically] inscribed lower left corner, red marker "D" inscribed upper right corner, pencil "Xi" verso: inscribed upper left corner, blue penc "#8 / B / <--" [on tape] [vertically] verso: inscribed lower right corner, black pen "B" verso: inscribed lower left corner, black pen "B-8 TOP" [upsidedown]
Dimensions: wood 91.4 h x 91.4 w x 1.2 d cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 2000
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1495.27
Image rights: © Donald Sultan