Michael HEIZER, 40°, 90°, 180° Enlarge 1 /1

Michael HEIZER

United States of America born 1944

40°, 90°, 180° 1983 Title Notes: 006-007
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil, intaglio, relief colour lithograph, screenprint, etching, stamping printed from nine aluminium plates, two screens, two irregularly shaped magnesium plates and one assembled plate made from two irregularly shaped magnesium plates Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: 33/40
Edition: edition of 40 plus 10 artist's proofs; 6 trial proofs; 2 colour trail proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; archive copy; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Bedford Village, New York
Date Published: 1983

Edition Notes: A 16 colour lithograph, screenprint, etching, stamping printed from nine aluminium plates, two screens, two irregularly shaped magnesium plates, and one assembled plate made from two irregularly shaped magnesium plates. Blue-silver, light blue, medium pblue-green, transparent light yellow, yellow, dark violet-red, medium blue-green, black and dark blue were printed from aluminium plates. Light pink and light blue were printed separately from the same screen. Orange-red was printed from a screen. Yellow-brown was printed from an irregularly shaped magnesium plate, and purple was printed from another irregularly shaped magnesium plate printed simultaneously with the assembled plate. Dark brown and red-brown were stamped using rubber stamps. Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Prep work for continuous tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg, proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg. Magnesium plate processing by Swan Engraving, proofing and edition printing by Rodney Konopaki and Bob Cross. Screens supplied by artist were commercially made. Screen proofing and edition printing by Campbell, Funderburg and Tyler.
Primary Insc: signed lower right corner, grey pencil "Heizer 83"
Secondary Insc: numbered lower right corner, grey pencil "33/40"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "MH83-691"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 81.4 h x 117.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 233; TGL print documentation, 1983
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.922.6
Image rights: © Michael Heizer