Roy LICHTENSTEIN, Thinking nude, state I Enlarge 1 /1

Roy LICHTENSTEIN

United States of America 1923 – 1997

Thinking nude, state I 1994
Collection Title: the 'Nudes' series 1994
Title Notes: 035-020
Materials & Technique: prints, colour relief Support: white, wove, mould-made, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: embossed lower right corner Tyler Graphics Ltd chop
Edition State: state 1
Impression: 1/10
Edition: edition of 10 plus 6 artist's proofs; right to print proof; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; TGL impression; archive copy; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1994

Edition Notes: An 11 colour relief print printed from one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and seven irregularly shaped plastic plates, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and eight irregularly shaped plastic plates, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and two irregularly shaped plastic plates, and one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and one irregularly shaped magnesium plates (two of the assembled plates were also used to print Thinking Nude, RL94-3105). Project collaboration under the supervision of Kenneth Tyler. Preparatory tracing and film work by John Hutcheson, Kevin Falco and Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Hutcheson, Christopher Creyts and Pete Duchess. Proofing and edition printing by Hutcheson and Creyts.
Primary Insc: signed and dated in pencil lower right 'RF Lichtenstein '94'
Tertiary Insc: inscribed in pencil lower right 'State I 1/10' inscribed in pencil verso lower left corner 'RL94-3105A'
Dimensions: comp 90.2 h x 142.2 w cm sheet 106.6 h x 157.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (2002), 290; TGL print documentation, 1994.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.951.1
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy