Frank STELLA, Eskimo curlew Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Eskimo curlew 1977
Collection Title: the 'Exotic bird' series 1977
Title Notes: 003-011
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil colour lithograph and screen print, 34 runs from 15 aluminum plates, 1 stone, and 15 screens Support: white, wove, machine mould made 300g Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned progressive proof
Edition: edition: 50 plus 14AP, 6TP, CTP, 2WP, RTP, PPI, PPII, A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1977

Edition Notes: Six colours printed lithographically: dark blue, medium brown, light tan, grey, yellow green, grey-green. One colour screenprinted: red. Plate preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler. Proofing and edition printing by John Hutcheson. Screen preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Kim Halliday. Grid screenprinted on the reverse of the sheet in red.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "FS76-324 SECOND LITHO LAYER"
Dimensions: comp 83.6 h x 114.0 w cm sheet 86.0 h x 116.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom (1983), 107; Walker Art Centre (1987), 548; Axsom (2016), 107
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1312.15
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy