Nancy GRAVES, Approaches the limit of I Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1940 – 1995

Approaches the limit of I 1981 Title Notes: 008-001
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from eight aluminium plates Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Arches Cover paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: verso: lower left corner "CHES[partial] [infinity symbol]" [vertically]
Impression: 1/30
Edition: edition of 30 plus 14 artist's proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof I; archive copy; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Bedford Village, New York
Date Published: 1981

Edition Notes: A nine colour lithograph printed from eight aluminium plates in the following order: transparent pink, orange-red, turquoise blue, dark blue, black, white, blend of medium yellow and medium yellow-orange, and white. Plate preparation, processing and proofing by Kenneth Tyler, photo plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg, proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "N. S. Graves '81"
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left corner, pencil "1/30"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "NG80-553A"
Dimensions: comp 110.0 h x 81.2 w cm sheet 116.8 h x 81.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Padon (1996), 25; Walker Art Centre (1987), 208; TGL print documentation, 1981
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.927
Image rights: © The Estate of Nancy Graves/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy