Joan MITCHELL, Trees V-B Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1925 – Paris 1992

Trees V-B 1992 Description: diptych

Collection Title: the 'Trees' series
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching, aquatint, carborundum Support: white, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: TGL chop lower right of sheet B
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 20 plus 6 artist proofs, 2 trial proofs, right to print, printer's proof I, printer's proof II, archive copy, cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1992

Edition Notes: An original three-colour etching, aquatint and carborundum printed on two sheets from two lexan plates and two copper plates. Red was printed on two sheets from one plastic plate. Black was printed on two sheets from two copper plates. Blue was printed on two sheets from one lexan plastic plate. The colours used to print JM91-2016B were the same colours and plates used to print JM91-2016A. The blue and red lexan plates were changed in printing order. Plate preparation, processing and proofing by Anthony Kirk, Susan Hover and Kathy Cho assisted by Doug Humes; edition printing by Hover and Cho.
Dimensions: two sheets 61.0 h x 100.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.259.3.A-B
Image rights: © Estate of Joan Mitchell