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 painting from 23 aluminum plates and five screens Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof IV
Edition: edition: 34 plus 10AP, RTP, PPI, PPII, PPIII, TGLimp., A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: 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 upper left corner, pencil "same / yellow / (DARKER MIX) / 1 GREEN brush / 2 yellow flat / 3 yellow brushstroke / 4 yellow flat / 5 yellow brushstrokes / 6 yellow brushstrokes / (PRIMROSE)" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "TPIV"
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: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1452.5
Image rights: © Al Held/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy