United States of America
Caught one lost one for the fast student or star catcher
Collection Title: the 'Welcome to the water planet' series
Materials & Technique:
prints, planographic, paper pulp colour lithograph and hand-dyed pressed paper pulp Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, roll Saunders paper; white, wove, handmade, handcoloured, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 92 plus 16AP, RTP, PPI, PPII, A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1989
Edition Notes: Edition quality unsigned proof
Seven colours lithographically printed: dark blue, purple, black, green, ochre, red, blue. One newly made irregular white base sheet was uniquely coloured by the artist with the following dye pulp colours applied by spraying with a pettern pistol through hand-cut plastic stencils: dark blue, light blue, orange, yellow, medium pink, titanium white and red. The paper was pressed and dried and adhered as a collage element to the printed sheet.
Papermaking by Tom Strianese and Paul Imboden. Stencils hand-cut by Strianese and Imboden. Paper colouring by artist assisted by Strianese, Imboden, Jim Lefkowitz and John Fulton. Plate preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Lee Funderburg. Preparation and adhering of collage element by Fulton and Lefkowitz.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon]
verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "JR91-1067"
comp 102.6 h x 83.0 w cm sheet 138.6 h x 96.8 w cm
: TGL print documentation, 1991
: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.901.2 Image rights
: © James Rosenquist/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy