Frank STELLA, Magnesium plate study Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Magnesium plate study 1981 Description: for "Swan engraving square IV"

Collection Title: the 'Swan engraving' series 1982-85
Title Notes: 003-112
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Creation Notes: created January 1981
Materials & Technique: prints, colour intaglio, relief magnesium plate study Support: thick white, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned element impression
Edition: not editioned
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York

Edition Notes: magnesium plate wiped, rolled and printed January 1981 before plate was cut up to be collaged into "Swan engraving square IV" matrix. multiple colours printed including, gold, bronze and silver inks
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Dimensions: comp and sheet 78.4 h x 116.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: see also Walker Art Centre (1985), 574 and TGL print documentation, 1981.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1332.3
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy