Frank STELLA, Egyplosis relief plates Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Egyplosis relief plates 1996 Description: matrix pieces used to print 'Egyplosis relief'

Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places II' series 1996
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, matrices, lexan and magnesium plates foamcore with centre circular lexan cutouts placed on top; base foamcore has shapes cutout in circular piece area Support: lexan and magnesium plates with foamcore supports
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: matrix
Edition: edition of 36: plus 12AP; 3TP; 3CTP; 2WP; RTP; PPI; PPII: TGLimp A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1996

Edition Notes: Preparation and design of shaped paper mould and shaped printing elements by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Magnesium plate preparation and processing by Swan Engraving, Strianese and Hutcheson.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: lid[foamcore]: inscribed upper corner, black marker "LEXAN FOR FS / EGYPLOSIS RELIEF" base: inscribed bottom corner, red pen "PINS" [on tape] base: inscribed lower loeft, pencil "MAGPLATE / PINS" [on tape]
Dimensions: top 83.2 h x 82.8 w cm base 95.8 h x 98.7 w cm diameter 68.0 diameter
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1996
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1497.1
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy