John WALKER, Mount Kisco studio, state II Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain born 1939

  • Australia 1979 - 1986

Mount Kisco studio, state II 1996 Title Notes: 000-003
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, relief colour woodcut with handpainted acrylic additions Support: white, wove, handmade, hand dyed, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: 1/5
Edition: edition of 5
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1996

Edition Notes: Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Image stencils hand-cut by Strianese, Hutcheson and Kenneth Tyler. Artist assisted in paper-colouring by Strianese, Hutcheson and Tyler. Artist assisted in woodblock preparation by Tyler. Proofing and edition printing by Lee Funderburg and Tyler. Woodcut with variant colours applied from a palette of colours (light grey, dark grey, purple-black, black and white) by the artist onto newly formed white pulp sheets by hand and through hand cut plastic stencils. After drying the papers were printed in one run from a woodblock. This woodblock is the same used for Mount Kisco Studio, JW1. Woodblock is printed in black only.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Walker 96"
Secondary Insc: inscibed lower left corner, pencil "State II 1/5"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "JW96-3290B" verso: inscribed lower left, pencil "#36 / 6/12/96"
Dimensions: comp 77.4 h x 62.2 w cm sheet 93.0 h x 76.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Tyler Graphics documentation, 1996
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.116.3