Robert MOTHERWELL, Atascadero II Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Atascadero II 1978 Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph printed in two colours from two aluminium plates Support: white, handmade, Georges Duchêne Hawthorne of Larroque paper
Manufacturer's Mark: lower right corner, 'RM'
Impression: 5/25
Edition: edition of 25; 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: Printer: Serge Lozingot, assisted by Anthony Zepeda, Gemini G.E.L. Plate processing and proofing by Serge Lozingot; collaboration and supervision by Ron McPherson
Primary Insc: signed, lower right corner, in pencil, 'Motherwell'
Secondary Insc: numbered, lower right corner, in pencil, '5/25'
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, 'RM73-605'
Dimensions: image 76.4 h x 30.4 w cm sheet (irregular) 91.6 h x 48.0 w cm Framed 940 h x 500 w mm
Cat Raisonné: Engberg/Banach (2003), 220
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.2441.2
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