Sam FRANCISJames WEBBGEMINI G.E.L., Spleen (yellow) Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1923 – 1994


James WEBB

United States of America born 1970



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Spleen (yellow) 1971 Description: Gemini 311
Title Notes: 003-002
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph, printed in colour Support: paper
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 24 plus 8 artist's proofs; trial proof; right to print; printer's proof II; 3 Gemini impressions; 4 colour trial proofs, TP, RTP, PPII, 3 GEL, 4 CTP, 3 WP, C
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1971

Edition Notes: Collaboration, processing and proofing by Ken Tyler. Printed by James Webb assisted by Ronald Olds. Four colours printed as follows: 1. transparent yellow (aluminum), 2. chrome yellow (aluminum), 3. greenish yellow (stone), 4. brownish yellow (stone - printed with crack in stone). The brownish-yellow laminated stone cracked during proofing and was used for printing in this condition.
Primary Insc: Signed pencil l.r. Sam Francis Signed pencil l.c. RTP Chopmark l.r. c (encircled), II (encircled) Pencil verso l.l.c. SF-71-403
Dimensions: sheet 89.2 h x 201.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Gemini 311
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1222
Image rights: © Sam Francis/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy