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Robert MOTHERWELL

United States of America 1915 – 1991

Water's edge 1983 Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, relief, collage colour lithograph, relief, embossing, collage Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper; black, wove, machine mouldmade, German Etching paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: parent
Edition: edition of 62: plus 12AP; 3SP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1984

Edition Notes: A four colour, including one colored paper, lithograph, relief, embossing, collage printed from two aluminium plates, one relief magnesium plate and one embossing die made from one shaped relief copper plate. The printing sequence was as follows: pale yellow, grey, light blue, inkless embossing, black paper torn and adhered to the white TGL paper. Papermaking by Steve Reevs and Tom Strianese. Prep work for transfer from artist's original paper collage material to print processes by Kenneth Tyler. Preparation of film copy from collage elements for platemaking by Lee Funderburg, plate preparation and processing by Funderburg, proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg. Preparation and adhering of collage elements by Campbell, Funderburg and Tyler.
Cat Raisonné: Terenzio (1991), 307; Walker Art Centre (1987), 453; TGL print documentation, 1984.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.44.1-4