Alan SHIELDS, Untitled (study) Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1944 – 2005

Untitled (study) c.1984 Title Notes: 058-001
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, sculptural yarn constuction strung on wire frame covered with hand coloured paper pulp Support: hand coloured, handmade paper pulp; wire; yarn
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unique
Edition: not editioned
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1984

Edition Notes: This study is related to the Alan Shields works Odd-job, Gas-up, Bull-pen and Milan-Fog all of 1984. This study is an experimentation with a lattice paper pulp making technique whereby a yarn construction strung on wire frame was submerged into paper pulp slurries. The constructions were then air-dried without pressing.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Dimensions: object 56.4 h x 61.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: no print documentation. see also Tyler Graphics catalogue raisonne, 506:AS29; 507:AS30; 508:AS31; 509:AS32
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1550
Image rights: © Alan Shields