Robert MOTHERWELL, Atascadero I Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Atascadero I 1978 Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph printed in two colours from two aluminium plates Support: white, handmade, Georges Duchêne Hawthorne of Larroque paper
Impression: 5/21
Edition: Edition of 21; plus 10 artist's proofs, numbered I/X-X/X; cancellation proof; colour trial proof, 3 Gemini G.E.L. impressions, numbered I-III; printer's proof; right to print; trial proof unrecorded
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1978

Edition Notes: Jim Webb, assisted by Serge Lozingot and Barbara Thomason, Gemini G.E.L.; Plate processing and proofing by Kenneth Tyler; collaboration and supervision by Ron McPherson
Primary Insc: signed, lower right corner, in pencil, 'Motherwell'
Secondary Insc: numbered, lower right corner, in pencil, '5/21'
Tertiary Insc: embossed, lower right corner, Gemini G.E.L. chop embossed, lower right corner, copyright symbol [encircled by text] 'ROBERT MOTHERWELL' verso: stamped, lower left corner, in light grey ink, 'GEMINI G.E.L./LOS ANGELES, CALIF.' verso: inscribed, lower left corner, in pencil, 'RM73-546'
Dimensions: image 76.2 h x 30.4 w cm sheet (irregular) 91.8 h x 48.6 w cm Framed 940 h x 500 w mm
Cat Raisonné: Engberg/Banach (2003), 219
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.2441.1
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