Terence LA NOUE
United States of America
The sorcerer's apprentice
1992 Title Notes: 010-001
Materials & Technique:
prints, intaglio, relief, collage mezzotint, carborundum, woodcut, etching, aquatint, collage, handcoloured Support: white, wove, machine mould made, Saunders paper; white, wove, machine mould made, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof II
Edition: edition of 20: plus 8 artist's proofs; 2 trial proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1992
Edition Notes: an original 28 colour (including white paper) mezzotint, carborundum, woodcut, etching, aquatint, collage printed from three copper plates, one assembled plate made from 17 rectangular and ine irregularly shaped woodblocks, and six Lexan© plastic plates on white Saunders, mould-made paper with collage elements printed on white Rives BFK, mould-made paper. The following colours were printed on the Saunders paper: black, transparent orange, orange, transparent red, red, transparent violet, violet, transparent purple, purple, transparent green, green, light yellow, red, purple, ultramarine blue, green-blue and green. The following colours were printed on the Rives BFK paper: dark yellow, green, blue, dark red, dark yellow, red, blue, green and black. After printing, the Rives BFK paper collage elements were handcoloured using thinned, waterproof, black ink. The collage elements were then adhered to the Saunders paper. Copper and plastic plate preparation by Anthony Kirk. Woodblock preparation by Kirk and Paul Stillpass. Proofing by Kirk assisted by Stillpass and Brian Maxwell. Edition printing by Stillpass and Maxwell. Preparation and adhering of collage elements by Michael Mueller.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "Terence La Noue 92"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, pencil "2/2 TP"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon]
verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "TLN 90-1082"
comp and sheet 125.0 h x 103.4 w cm
: TGL print documentation, 1992
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.364.2