Frank STELLA, Riallaro Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Riallaro 1995
Collection Title: the 'Imaginary places' series 1994-97
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil, planographic, intaglio colour screenprint, lithograph, etching, relief, aquatint, collagraph from 26 runs from 15 aluminum plates, 2 screens, and 1 assembled plate made from 1 Lexan base plate and 55 irregularly shaped elements (12 magnesium and 40 copper plates; 3 silk collagraph elements) Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 24" plus 10AP; 3TP; CTP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGLimp.; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1995

Edition Notes: A 59 colour screenprint, lithograph, etching, relief, aquatint, collagraph printed from 15 aluminium plates. two screens and one assembled plate made from one Lexan® plastic base plate, 40 irregularly shaped copper plates, 12 irregularly shaped magnesium plates and three irregularly shaped silk plates. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and Robert Meyer. Collaboration with artist on original collage and supervision of print by Kenneth Tyler. Screen preparation, proofing and edition printing by Michael Mueller assisted by Scott Lewis and John Hutcheson. Aluminium plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing by Funderburg and Kevin Falco. Edition printing by Hutcheson and Falco assisted by Christopher Creyts. Copper plate preparation and processing by Anthony Kirk, preparation and processing of plate by Kirk. Magnesium plate preparation and processing by Swan Engraving. Preparation, proofing and edition printing of assembled plate by Kirk, Kathy Cho, Brian Maxwell, Susan Hover and Yasuyuki Shibata.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "FS94-3088" verso: inscribed centre, pencil "GRAY KEY SD / MIX 22 GREEN LINES DD / FIRE RED LINES DBSD / 506 PMC MAG LINES DD / 426 AQUA DD / H. ULTRA LINES DBSD / THALO G-320 MAGENTA BLEND DBSD / BACKGROUND BLEND DBSD / SATIN YELLOW FLAT DBSD / MIX 510 OCHRE - DD / CAGE BACKGROUND BLEND DD / BENZ YELLOW CAGE DBSD / 320 MAG CAGE SD / 513 GRAY BORDER"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 117.2 h x 81.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1995; Axsom (2016), 232.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.869.4
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy