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John WALKER

Great Britain born 1939

  • Australia 1979 - 1986

Passing bells- text pages 1998 Description: page one and two of essay
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's marks
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition: 20 plus 8AP's, RTP, A, TGL, PPI, PPII
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1998

Edition Notes: A portfolio of twenty-seven original John Walker intaglios with preface by Jack Flam. Collaboration on the project at Tyler Graphics Ltd. from June 1996 to October 1998 under the supervision of Kenneth Tyler. Twelve of the twenty-seven copper plates were made at the artist's studio and reworked at the workshop. Fourteen of the plates have aquatint, two have aquatint and drypoint, and one has aquatint and engraving. Preparation and processing of intaglio plates by Anthony Kirk. Proofing by Yasuyuki Shibata, Kimberely Bursic, Christopher Creyts, Brian Maxwell and Kirk. Editioning by Kirk, Shibata, Bursic and Maxwell. Each intaglio is in an edition of twenty plus eight Artist's Proofs, one Right to Print, one Archive Impression and two Printer's Proofs. Some of the editions have Trial Proofs and State Proofs. The intaglios are encased in a tan paper folio with a two colour etching handprinted on the front of the folio. Preparation and processing of the two copper plates by Kirk, proofing and editioning printing by Kirk and Bursic. The white edition papers and coloured folio were handmade at the workshop by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. The preface, title and colophon pages are set in Univers with design by Lorraine Ferguson. Text lithographed at the workshop by Hutcheson and Creyts. Recto page one of essay. Verso page two of essay.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Dimensions: sheet 46.6 h x 36.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1998
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.126.2