Frank STELLA, The symphony Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

The symphony 1990 Title Notes: 005-031
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil colour lithograph, screenprint printed from 28 runs from 23 aluminum plates and 5 screens Support: white, wove, machine mould made, Saunders paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned colour trial proof
Edition: edition of 175; plus 20AP; 2TP; WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1990

Edition Notes: One unsigned colour proof similar to edition on Saunders. Twenty colours printed: yellow*, orange, pink, blue, black*, blue-grey, transparent black*, transparent grey*, grey, green*, transparent yellow-orange, gold, tan*, red* and black* [printed lithographically]; white, transparent green, orange, yellow, light tan-white [screenprinted]. * colours were printed twice from two aluminium plates, one for the top and one for the bottom of the print. Preparation work for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing by Funderburg and Tyler. Edition printing by Funderburg assisted by Paul Stillpass and Paul Imboden. Preparation work for screenprinting by Tyler. Screen preparation, proofing and edition printing by Richard Karnatz assisted by John Fulton and Michael Mueller.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "FS89-1001" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "x"
Dimensions: comp 203.8 h x 92.2 w cm sheet 205.4 h x 101.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics print documentation, 1990; Axsom (2016), 199.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1652
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy