United States of America 1925 – Paris 1992

Bedford II 1981
Collection Title: the 'Bedford' series 1981
Title Notes: 001-001
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from eight aluminium plates, crayon, tusche Support: white, wove, machine mould made, Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: show copy
Edition: edition of 70 plus 16AP, SP, RTP, PPI, PPII, A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1981

Edition Notes: Eight colours printed: transparent magenta, ultramarine blue (printed three times), yellow-green, magenta, dark magenta and black. Preparation work for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing by Roger Campbell, Funderburg and Tyler. Edition printing by Campbell and Funderburg.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "JM81-537" verso: stamped lower right corner, black ink "SHOW COPY"
Dimensions: comp 101.4 h x 75.8 w cm sheet 108.0 h x 82.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1981
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.239.2
Image rights: © Estate of Joan Mitchell