Joan MITCHELL, Weeds I, state I Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1925 – Paris 1992

Weeds I, state I 1992 Description: diptych
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio colour etching and aquatint Support: white, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: embossed lower right corner, TGL hexagon chop
Edition State: I
Impression: ok to print
Edition: not editioned
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1992

Edition Notes: State of 'Weeds I' without violet plate - only signed impression, never editioned. An original two colour etching, aquatint printed in yellow and black. Plate preparation, processing and proofing by Anthony Kirk assisted by Kathy Cho, Brian Maxwell and Doug Humes.
Primary Insc: signed lower right corner, pencil, 'JM'. not dated.
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil, 'Ok for edition / diptych'
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil, 'WEEDS I, STATE I JM91-2018A' verso: inscribed lower right corner, 'only signed impression / never editioned / State of Weeds I / without violet plate / Helena Jaune Black'
Dimensions: comp 50.8 h x 83.7 w cm sheet 57.9 h x 84.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1992
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.272
Image rights: © Estate of Joan Mitchell