Joan MITCHELL, Weeds I Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1925 – Paris 1992

Weeds I 1992 Title Notes: 004-005
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching and aquatint printed from six copper plates Support: cream, wove, machine mould made, Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 25 plus 8AP, RTP, PPI, PPII, A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1992

Edition Notes: An original three colour etching, aquatint printed on two sheets from six copper plates. Yellow, light transparent violet and black were each printed from three plate on each of these sheets. Plate preparation, processing and proofing by Anthony Kirk assisted by Kathy Cho, Brian Maxwell and Doug Humes. Edition printing by Susan Hover. Two images printed on the single sheet of paper.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] inscribed lower left corner, pencil "light yel [underlined]/ violet [underlined]/ black/ before bevel plates" inscribed lower left corner, pencil "violet/ yel/ blac" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "JM91-2018"
Dimensions: comp a 51.0 h x 42.1 w cm comp b 51.0 h x 41.8 w cm sheet 70.9 h x 111.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1992
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.271.3
Image rights: © Estate of Joan Mitchell