Frank STELLA, Ain Ghazal matrix Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Ain Ghazal matrix 1992-99 Description: monotype matrix used to print 'Ain ghazal' variation

Collection Title: the 'Near East' series 1999-2001
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, matrices, wood matrix tin blockout piece taped to matrix Support: wood matrix with cast aluminium and plastic;
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: monotype
Impression: matrix
Edition: edition; 8 variations
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1999

Edition Notes: Assembled plate made from one irregularly shaped cast aluminium element with Plexiglass shim. Latex and wood protective lid.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper right corner, black ink " FRANK STELLA AIN GHAZAL" [on paper]
Dimensions: 167.4 h x 142.6 w x 3.8 d cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentration, 1999; Axsom (2016), 260 - 272.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.308
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy