United States of America
Lessons from the Russian
1999 Creation Notes: Collaboration on the project was from 1993 to 1999.
Materials & Technique:
prints, portfolios, intaglio, planographic, collage colour mezzotint, engraving, lithograph Support: cream, laid, handmade, Richard de Bas Blanc Narcisse paper; transparent, wove, machine mouldmade, drafting film
Manufacturer's Mark: upper left corner "1326 / [logo] / RICHARD DE BAS"; lower right corner "AUVERGNE A LA MAIN"
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 20 plus 6 artist's proofs; 4 trial proofs; colour trial proof; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; archive copy; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1999
Edition Notes: Collaboration with the artist and project supervision by Kenneth Tyler. Paper making of folio cover by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Folio construction by Kimberley Bursic assisted by Tyler. Copper and brass plate preparation by the artist. Proofing and edition printing by Anthony Kirk, Bursic, and Yasuyuki Shibata. Aluminium plate preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Hutcheson. Typography design by Lorraine Ferguson.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon]
inscribed lower right corner, pencil "I'
inscribed lower centre, black type [on drafting film] "I. / Ya zhdu. [underlined / I wait. / I am waiting. / I will continue / to wait."
comp and sheet 29.4 h x 20.6 w cm
: TGL print documentation, 1999
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.434.1