Frank STELLA, Aiolio Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Aiolio 1998
Collection Title: the "Imaginary Places III" series 1998
Title Notes: FS95-3240
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil, intaglio, relief colour lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint, relief; 57 runs from 30 aluminum plates, 5 screens, and 1 assembled plate made from 24 irregularly shaped plates (9 copper, 15 magnesium) Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition 51; plus 12AP, 2TP, SP, RTP, PPI, PPII, TGL imp. A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1998

Edition Notes: 49 colour lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint and relief, printed from 30 aluminium plates, five screens and one assembled plate made from 24 irregularly shaped plates (9 copper, 15 magnesium). 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 Kirk, Susan Hover, Brian Maxwell, Christopher Creyts, Gedi Siboni and Kimberley Bursic. Edition printing by Maxwell, Yasuyuki Shibata and Bursic.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] inscribed lower left corner, pencil "[series of strokes and dashes]" inscribed lower right corner, pencil "[series of strokes and dashes]" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "FS95-3240" verso: inscribed lower right, pencil "WHITE DD / 12 12 PURP LINES DD / 12 12 c BLUE FLAT DD/ 12 15 RED LINES SD / 12 18 BLUE LINES DD / 12 21 BLUE,12 21 GREEN BLEND SD / 12B BLUE LINES DD / BLUE KEYLINE DD / SB LT YELLOW SPRAY SD / 110 PINK STRIPES SD / 116 TRANS PINK SPRAY SD / 122 DK PURPLE SD / 125 TAN FLAT DD / SAME PLATE WHITE 3D / WHITE SD / 50/50 BLACK + 50 TB SD / 50/50 BLACK SD / 4 COLOR BENT YELLOW DD / 60/40 320/TB SD / 60/40 TB/ PEACOCK SD / 210 BLACK DD / SHADOW SPRAY 219 COOL GRAY +50TB DD 220 WARM GRAY +30% TB DD SHADOW SPRAY / 221 GREEN GRAY DD SHADOW SPRAY / SCREEN RUNS / 26 ORANGE CAGE DD / 320 MAGENTA CAGE SD / 38 BLUE +50% TB CAGE SD"
Dimensions: comp 50.0 h x 53.6 w cm sheet 53.4 h x 70.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics Documentation, 1998; Axsom (2016), 255.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.789.5
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy