United States of America
Swan engraving blue, green, grey
Collection Title: the 'Swan engraving' series 1982-85
Materials & Technique:
prints, relief, intaglio colour relief, etching Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Edition: edition of 30: plus 10AP; SP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1982
Edition Notes: Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Plate preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler and Pete Duchess. Proofing and edition printing by Rodney Konopaki and Bob Cross.
A five colour relief, etching printed from 33 irregularly shaped magnesium plates. Handcoloured TGL paper from nine dye colours and one paper pressing.
The magnesium plates used to make the assembled plate were cut and mounted on plywood backing by the artist assisted by Tyler, Duane Mitch, Roger Campbell, Lee Funderburg, Konopaki and Cross. The plywood border was inked and printed with the assembled plate.
: Walker Art Centre (1987), 610; Axsom, 173
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.1184.1-2