Frank STELLA, Pergusa three Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Pergusa three 1982
Collection Title: the 'Circuits' series 1982-84
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, paper pulp colour relief and woodcut printed from five magnesium plates and two woodblocks. 8 runs: 1 paper pressing; 7 runs from 5 magnesium plates and 2 woodblocks with inlaid irregularly shaped magnesium plates Support: whjite, wove, handmade, hand coloured TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right corner TGL hexagon
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition 30, plus 18 AP, 2 TP, 5 CTP, WP, PPI, PPII, A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1984

Edition Notes: This proof is a dyed paper trial without printing.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "PERGUSA THREE 1982 - 3/ PROGRESSIVE PROOF I/ BOTTOM" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "FS81-588" verso: inscribed upper left corner, pencil "F.S-PERGUSA THREE" verso: inscribed centre top, pencil "TOP"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 170.6 h x 131.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom, R. (1983), 143; Axsom (2016), 143
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.861.1
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy