Frank STELLA, Imola three I Enlarge 1 /1

Frank STELLA

United States of America born 1936

Imola three I 1981
Collection Title: the 'Circuits' series 1982-84
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio colour engraving, 5 runs from 4 magnesium plates (plates reserved for cats. 142.1, 142.1a, 142.2) Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 30: plus 10AP; TP; 4CTP; 2WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1984

Edition Notes: Plates I and III trial plates, and plate VIII from 'Imola Three II' on white TGL paper. Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Plate preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler and Pete Duchess. Proofing by Reeves, Strianese and Tyler. Edition printing by Reeves and Strianese. Proofing and edition printing of engraved plate by Bob Cross. A five colour relief, engraving printed in five runs from four magnesium plates.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "FS81-593A" verso: inscibed lower left corner, pencil "Imola Three I/ plates I, III, trial plate / and plate VIII from Imola Three II / 66¼ x 52" [vertically]
Dimensions: comp and sheet 169.4 h x 132.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 565; Axsom (1983), 142; TGL print documentation, 1982; Axsom (2016), 142
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1622.5
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy