United States of America 1928 – Italy 2005

  • Italy from 1981

Prime moments I 1999 Title Notes: 007-006
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil colour screeprint printed from five screens and hand painting from five screens Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 6
Edition: edition of 14 plus 6 artist's proofs; 2 trial proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; Tyler Graphics impression; archive copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1999

Edition Notes: A 46 colour screenprint, hand painted in 14 runs from five screens. 30 of the colours were hand painted on each impression after printing. Collaboration with artist and project supervision by Kenneth Tyler; papermaking by Tom Strianese assisted by Rolf Kaul; screen preparation, processing, proofing, and edition printing by Michael Mueller; hand painting by Strianese.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left corner, pencil "AH 99"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "#15 4/12, 4/13, 4/14 / 2 LAYERS MSA 4/19 / AH98-3457" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "98-3457 / APVI"
Dimensions: comp 23.2 h x 87.2 w cm sheet 34.8 h x 102.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1999
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.556.2
Image rights: © Al Held/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy