United States of America 1928
Prime moments IV
Materials & Technique:
prints, planographic, stencil, intaglio colour lithograph, screeprint, etching, aquatint, handpainted Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour trial proof IV
Edition: edition of 45, 10 AP, RTP, PPI, PPII, PPIII, TGLimp., A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1999
Edition Notes: A 31 colour lithograph, screenprint, etching, aquatint, handpainted on white TGL, handmade paper. 23 of the colours were printed in 18 runs from ten aluminum plates, three screens, and two copper plates. Eight of the colours were handpainted on each impression after printing.
Collaboration with artist and project supervision by Kenneth Tyler; papermaking by John Hutcheson and Christopher Creyts; aluminum plate preparation and processing by Hutcheson; proofing by Hutcheson, Tyler and Creyts; edition printing by Hutcheson; copper plate preparation and processing by Anthony Kirk; proofing and edition printing by Kirk and Kimberley Bursic; screen preparation, processing, and proofing by Michael Mueller; edition printing by Mueller and Tom Strianese; handpainting by Strianese.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left edge, pencil "AH 99"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon]
verso: inscribed lower left, pencil "CTP / 1- grid 2/1 / 2- blue wash 1/1 / 3- pink wash 1/1 / 4- ochre wash 2/1 / 5- white (lavender) flat 1/2 / 6 tan wash color B 1/1"
verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "5 CTP" [vertical]
verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "98-3460 / CTP IV"
sheet 59.6 h x 127.1 w cm
: TGL print documentation, 1999
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.1496.6 Image rights
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