Frank STELLA, Atvatabar relief paper mould Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Atvatabar relief paper mould 1994 Description: paper mould for Atvatabar 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, papermould magnesium plates irregularly shaped attached to plywood base Support: seven ply plywood base with circular plywood piece, tuff fill plastic filler
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: paper mould
Edition: not used to edtion a work (not editioned)
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1996

Edition Notes: 50 colour lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint, relief on white TGL, handmade paper printed in 38 runs from 12 alumimum plates, two screens and one assembled plate made from one Lexan plastic base plate, 17 irregularly shaped copper plates, three irregularly shaped magnesium plates, and one poured aluminum elements. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson; collaboration with artist on original collage and supervision of print by Kenneth Tyler; aluminum plate preparation, processing and proofing by Kevin Falco and Christopher Creyts; edition printing by Lee Funderburg; screen preparation and proofing by Michael Mueller; edition printing by Mueller assisted by Creyts; copper and magnesium plate preparation and processing by Anthony Kirk, Kathy Cho, Yasuyuki Shibata, Brian Maxwell and Susan Hover; assembled plate preparation by Kirk, Cho, Shibata, Maxwell and Hover; proofing by Kirk, Maxwell, Hover, Gedi Sibony and Todd Elkin; edition printing by Kirk, Maxwell, Hover, Sibony, Elkin and Kimberley Bursic.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Dimensions: wood 5.8 d 121.6 diameter cm wood 145.0 h x 145.0 w x 2.2 d cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1996
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1515
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy