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Roy LICHTENSTEIN

United States of America 1923 – 1997

Nude reading 1994
Collection Title: the 'Nudes' series 1994
Title Notes: 035-001
Materials & Technique: prints, colour relief Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Rives BFK paper
Impression: unsigned edition quality impression
Edition: edition of 60: plus 12 artist's proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; printer's proof III; TGL impression; archive copy; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1994

Edition Notes: Black key line plate. A 12 colour relief print printed from one aluminium base plate and 10 irregularly shaped plastic plates, one assembled plate made from aluminium base plate and five irregularly shaped plastic plates, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and three irregularly shaped plastic plates, and one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and one irregularly shaped plastic plate. Project collaboration under the supervision of Kenneth Tyler. Prepatory tracing and film work by john Hutcheson, Kevin Falco and Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Hutcheson, Christopher Creyts and Pete Duchess. Proofing and Edition printing by Lee Funderburg and Falco.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed in pencil verso lower left corner 'RL94-3102' embossed lower right corner Tyler Graphics Ltd chop
Dimensions: comp 60.7 h x 77.0 w cm sheet 87.6 h x 102.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (2002), 288; TGL print documentation, 1994.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.945.4
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy