Frank STELLA, Imola three IV Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

Imola three IV 1981
Collection Title: the 'Circuits' series 1982-84
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, colour relief and screenprint printed in 14 runs: 1 paper pressing; 13 runs from 8 magnesium plates and 4 screens Support: white, wove, handmade, hand dyed, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 30: plus 10AP; 2TP; 5WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1984

Edition Notes: Magnesium plate B and A printed copper and blue over dyed TGL white paper. Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Plate preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler and Pete Duchess. Edition printing by Reeves and Strianese. A 28 colour relief, woodcut printed in seven runs from five magnesium plates and two woodblocks.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscibed lower left corner, pencil "FS81-667A" verso: inscibed lower left corner, pencil "Imola Three IV / MAG plate B & A over / dyed paper PRINTED IN COPPER + BLUE / 66¾ x 51¾" [vertically] verso: inscibed lower left corner, pencil"1983" [diagonally]
Dimensions: comp and sheet 169.4 h x 131.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 604; TGL print documentation, 1984; Axsom (2016), 142.2
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1621.4
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy