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Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

Caribbean tea time 1987 Description: one set of four panels - front image only

Collection Title: the 'Moving focus' series 1984-87
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil, collage colour lithograph, screenprint, stencil and collage on eight sheets of paper mounted on four panels of ragboard Support: white, handmade TGL paper, mounted on ragboard
Impression: unsigned proofs
Edition: edition of 36, plus 10 artist's proofs; four colour trial proofs; working proof; right to print: printer's proof I; printer's proof II: archive copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1987

Edition Notes: Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Preparation work for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg. Screen prep, processing and proofing by Tom Strianese. Edition priting by Strianese, Michael Herstand and Campbell. Preparation and adhering of collage elements by Campbell, Funderburg, Strianese and Marcella Morgese. 57 colours: 52 ink colours and 5 paper colours. The eight sheets of TGL handmade paper were printed with 46 lithographic colours. Nine lithographic colours were used to print six of the 30 collage elements and TGL paper adhered to the eight sheets. The other 24 collage elements were cut from five colour sheets of Rives BFK paper coated with solid pigment colours. Two of the sheets (top sheet Panel A and top sheet Panel D) were shaped in a special mould during paper formation. All papers were adhered using archival adhesive.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "DH82-829" (Each sheet) [This code is incorrect and should actually be DH85-829]
Dimensions: Sheets 101.6 h x 76.2 w cm Panel A 206.2 h x 80.0 w cm Panel B 206.0 h x 80.0 w cm Panel C 206.0 h x 80.0 w cm Panel D 205.0 h x 80.2 w cm Overall 206.2 h x 80.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 288; Tyler Graphics Documentation (1987)
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.578.A-D