Joan MITCHELL, Trees I Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1925 – Paris 1992

Trees I 1992
Collection Title: the 'Trees' series 1992
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from six aluminium plates on two sheets of paper Support: white, wove, machine mould made, Rives BFK paper
Impression: artist's proof 7
Edition: edition of 34: plus 8AP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1992

Edition Notes: A three colour lithograph printed on two sheets of paper from six aluminium plates with the following colours: yellow-ochre, red, black. Prep work for continuous tone lithography and preparation of toner crayon drawing material by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation, processing and proofing by Lee Funderburg and Tyler, edition printing by Funderburg.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Joan Mitchell 1992" (sheet b)
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop (sheet a and sheet b) verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "JM91-2008/ APVII" (sheet a) verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "JM91-2008" (sheet b)
Dimensions: sheet a) 144.6 h x 105.0 w cm sheet b) 145.4 h x 104.1 w cm overall 144.6 h x 209.1 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1992
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.254.A-B
Image rights: © Estate of Joan Mitchell