Robert MOTHERWELL, Atascadero III Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1915 – 1991

Atascadero III 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: 5/24
Edition: edition of 24; plus 10 artist's proofs, numbered I/X-X/X; cancellation proof; 2 colour trial proofs; 3 Gemini G.E.L. impressions, numbered I-III; printer's proof; right to print
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1978

Edition Notes: Printer: Dan Freeman, assisted by Barbara Thomason and Anthony Zepeda, Gemini G.E.L. Plate processing and proofing by Dan Freeman and 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, '5/24'
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 grey ink, 'GEMINI G.E.L./LOS ANGELES, CALIF.' verso: inscribed, lower left corner, in pencil, 'RM73-598'
Dimensions: image 76.3 h x 30.4 w cm sheet 91.8 h x 47.2 w cm Framed 940 h x 500 w mm
Cat Raisonné: Engberg/Banach (2003), 221
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.2441.3
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