Al HELD, Prime moments V Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – Italy 2005

  • Italy from 1981

Prime moments V 1999 Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil colour lithograph, screeprint, hand painted printed from 23 aluminium plates and five screens Support: white, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 6
Edition: edition of 34 plus 10 artist's proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; printer's proof III; Tyler Graphics impression; archive copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1999

Edition Notes: A 46 colour lithograph, screenprint, hand-painted on white TGL, handmade paper printed in 30 runs from 23 aluminum plates and five screens. Collaboration with artist and project supervision by Kenneth Tyler; papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson; plate preparation, processing, and proofing by Hutcheson, Tyler, and Christopher Creyts; edition printing by Hutcheson and Creyts; screen preparation, processing, proofing, and edition printing by Michael Mueller; hand painting by Strianese, Mueller, Hutcheson.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left corner, pencil "AH99"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "AH99-3462" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "APVI"
Dimensions: comp 74.6 h x 106.6 w cm sheet 74.6 h x 106.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1999
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1452.1
Image rights: © Al Held/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy