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Ellsworth KELLY

United States of America 1923 – 2015


  • France from 1948
  • Europe 1948-1954


United States commenced 1970 – 1980

publisher (organisation)

Colors on a grid, screenprint 1976 1976 Title Notes: 005-024
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil, planographic screenprint and lithograph, printed in coloured inks. Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 46 plus 10AP, WP, RTP, PPI, A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1976

Edition Notes: A 15 colour screenprint and lithograph printed from two aluminium plates and five screens. Grey was printed twice from two screens (right and ledt side of the paper). Yellow, pink, dark green, light orange, violet, dark orange, light green, purple, light blue, medium blue, dark blue, red, brown and black were printed from five screens (blocked out for each colour). Plate preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by John Hutcheson, screen preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Kim Halliday.
Primary Insc: signed lower right corner, pencil "Kelly". not dated
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "R.T.P"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "EK75-251"
Dimensions: comp 106.2 h x 106.0 w cm sheet 122.2 h x 122.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Centre (1987), 294; TGL print documentation, 1976.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.231.1
Image rights: © Ellsworth Kelly