Frank STELLA, Riallaro (black and white) Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Riallaro (black and white) 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, intaglio, relief colour etching, aquatint, relief, collagraph from 1 run from 1 assembled plate made from 1 copper base plate and 81 irregularly shaped elements (13 magnesium and 65 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 20: plus 6AP; 3TP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGLimp.; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1995

Edition Notes: No border in image. A three colour etching, aquatint, relief, collagraph printed from one assembled plate made from onecopper base plate, 65 irregularly shaped copper plates, 13 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. Copper and silk 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, Kathy Cho, and Yasuyuki Shibata. Edition printing by Hover, Maxwell and Cho.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "FS94-3088A / TP [upsidedown]"
Dimensions: comp 114.2 h x 74.2 w cm sheet 117.2 h x 81.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1995; Axsom (2016), 232a
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1616.5
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy