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Roy LICHTENSTEIN

United States of America 1923 – 1997

Nude reading 1994
Collection Title: the 'Nudes' series 1994
Title Notes: 035-003
Creation Notes: 1/8/94
Materials & Technique: prints, colour relief Support: white, wove, machine mould made, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 60: plus 12 artist's proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; printer's proof III; TGL impression; archive copy; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1994

Edition Notes: A 12 colour relief print printed from one aluminium base plate and 10 irregularly shaped plastic plates, one assembled plate made from aluminium base plate and five irregularly shaped plastic plates, one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and three irregularly shaped plastic plates, and one assembled plate made from one aluminium base plate and one irregularly shaped plastic plate. Project collaboration under the supervision of Kenneth Tyler. Prepatory 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 Lee Funderburg and Falco.
Primary Insc: signed and dated, lower right corner, in pencil "RFL 8/1/94"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "OK"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "RL94-3102"
Dimensions: comp 60.6 h x 77.0 w cm sheet 77.2 h x 92.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Corlett (2002), 288; TGL print documentation, 1994.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.945.1
Image rights: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Licensed by Viscopy