Frank STELLA, La penna di hu woodblock Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America born 1936

La penna di hu woodblock c.1988 Description: matirx used in the printing of La penna di hu
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, matrices, woodblock used for relief printing carved woodblock with one aluminium piece used to print colour woodcut Support: five ply, two veneer plywood block
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: matrix
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1988

Edition Notes: This woodblock was used to print the 3rd run of 'La penna di hu' in thalo blue-green, white, sepia and black.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed upper right, black marker "ARCHIVE" [on tape] verso: inscribed upper centre red pen, "1/8/ 1/2" [vertical] verso: inscribed upper centre, red pen "3/4" [upside down] verso: inscribed upper centre, red pen "1/2" [upside down]
Dimensions: block 139.8 h x 172.8 w x 2.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1471.2
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy