William R. CRUTCHFIELD, Elevated smoke Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1932 – 2015


Elevated smoke 1978
Collection Title: the 'Five trains' series 1977-78
Title Notes: 014-001
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic eight colour lithograph printed from eight aluminium plates Support: white, wove, machine mould made, Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour trial proof II
Edition: edition of 48: plus 14AP; 3TP; 3CTP; RTP; PPI; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1978

Edition Notes: An eight colour lithograph printed from eight aluminum plates in the following order: blue, pale red-purple, dark brown, orange-pink, transparent green, dark green, light blue and grey-blue. Plate preparation, processing and proofing by Kenneth Tyler. Proofing and edition printing by John Hutcheson.
Primary Insc: signed lower right corner, pencil "Crutchfield II" not dated.
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "CTP II"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "WC77-346"
Dimensions: sheet 98.9 h x 135.3 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1977
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.980
Image rights: © William Crutchfield