Michael HEIZER, Dragged mass Enlarge 1 /1

Michael HEIZER

United States of America born 1944

Dragged mass 1983 Title Notes: 007-004
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, stencil, intaglio colour lithograph, screenprint, etching printed from 15 aluminium plates, two screens and one irregularly shaped magnesium plate Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 8
Edition: edition of 40: plus 10AP; CTP; RTP; PPI; PPII; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1983

Edition Notes: Edition colours printed, black image in centre of composition different from the editioned works. 19 colour lithograph, screenprint, etching printed from 15 aluminium plates, two screens and one irregularly shaped magnesium plate. Light blue-green, medium blue, pale yellow, dark yellow, red-violet, vermillion, yellow-green, black, metallic gold, medium grey, black, metallic grey, medium blue, dark violet-red, and orange were each printed from an aluminium plate. Dark blue, dark red and orange were printed from screens. Purple was printed from an irregularly shaped magnesium plate. Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Prep work for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg with proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg. Magnesium plate processing by Swan Engraving with proofing and edition printing by Bob Cross. Screens supplied by the artist were commercially made with screen proofing and edition printing by Campbell andFunderburg.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Heizer 83"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "A.P. 8/10"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "MH83-693"
Dimensions: comp 65.0 h x 117.3 w cm sheet 81.8 h x 117.3 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 235; TGL print documentation, 1983
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.924.3
Image rights: © Michael Heizer