Frank STELLA, Eusapia Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Eusapia 1998
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places III' series 1998-99
Title Notes: 007-071
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil, intaglio, relief colour lithograph, screenprint, etching and relief, 30 runs from 25 aluminum plates, 2 screens, and 1 assembled plate made from 32 irregularly shaped plates (6 copper; 26 magnesium) Support: white, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 55 plus 14AP, 3CTP, RTP, PPI, PPII, TGLimp, A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1998

Edition Notes: 44 colours printed. Collaboration with artist on original collage and project supervision by Kenneth Tyler. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Aluminium plate preparation, processing and edition printing by Lee Funderburg. Screen preparation, proofing and edition printing by Michael Mueller. Copper plate preparation and processing by Anthony Kirk. Magnesium plate preparation and processing by Swan Engraving. Preparation and proofing of assembled plate by Christopher Creyts, Brian Maxwell, Kimberley Bursic and Susan Hover. Edition printing by Creyts, Maxwell, Bursic and Yasuyuki Shibata.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "FS95-3243" [diagonal] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "OK/ 4/29/96" verso: inscribed centre right, pencil "128 WHITE TINT DD/ 320 MAG LINES DD/ 1219 PURP LINES DD/ 1220 LIGHT PINK DD/ 15 YELLOW SPRAY SD/ 15A DK YELLOW DD/ 117 MAGENTA SD/ 118 DK RED SD/ 129 BLUE DD [3D SHAPE]/ 130 SPLIT - BLUE GREEN/ GREEN DD/ WASH - 21 GRAY SD/ 2nd WASH - 50/50 BLACK DD/ SPLIT 27 PINK/27 ORANGE DD/ 28 LT PINK OVER BLACK WASH SD/ 4 COLOR BENZ YELLOW DD/ 60/40 320,TB SD/ 75/25 TB/PEACOCK SD/ 216 BLACK DD/ 221- TWO BACKGROUND BLENDS HANDROLLED DI DD/ 222 [3-D SHAPE] ULTRA SPRAY DD/ 223 RED SPRAY + SPATTER DD/ 226 TAN + 50% TB SD [BORDER FLAT]/ 219 COOL GRAY + 50% TB 3D [SHADOW SPRAY]/ 220 WARM GRAY + 30% TB SD SHADOW SPRAY]/ 221 GREEN GRAY SD SHADOW"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 48.8 h x 50.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics Documentation, 1998; Axsom (2016), 256.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.822.7
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy