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Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Sunflower [Sunflower, paper pool 1] 1978 Description: Paper Pool 1, August 1978

Collection Title: No. 1 from a series of unique paper pulp works titled 'Paper pools'
Title Notes: 017-001
Materials & Technique: prints, paperwork, paper pulp, painting painting with dyes on handmade, handcoloured, pressed paper pulp. Support: yellow, handmade, hand coloured TGL paper
Impression: unique paperwork
Edition: 17 variations
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1978

Edition Notes: Paper making by Kenneth Tyler and Lindsay green; image mold constructed Duane Mitch and John Hutcheson; paper colouring by the artists with assistance from Tyler and Green Process was as follows: a newly made yellow pulp base sheet with coloured pulps was applied through an image mould constructed from galvanised metal strips that were soldered together; the mould was removed and paper pressed.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "D.H. 78" in mongram signed reverse lower left, pencil "david hockney"
Secondary Insc: inscribed verso lower left, pencil "I-G"
Tertiary Insc: embossed verso lower left corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon]
Dimensions: 107.2 h x 81.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.2889