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Nancy GRAVES

United States of America 1940 – 1995

Ngetal 1977
Collection Title: the 'Synecdoche' series
Title Notes: 005-001
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio colour etching, aquatint, engraving, drypoint, coloured chalks and solidified oil paint stick Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Arches Cover paper
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 33: plus 9AP; 3TP; 4CTP; SP; RTP; PPI; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1977

Edition Notes: A 20 colour etching, aquatint, engraving, drypoint, coloured chalks and solidified oil paint stick printed from three copper plates in the following order: orange-red, light pink, blue-purple, yellow-green and black (etching, aquatint, engraving); light yellow, red, cobalt blue and black (etching, drypoint); medium yellow, medium orange, dark orange, turquoise blue, yellow-green, blue-green and light blue-grey (etching). The artist used a clear plastic stencil to register the dark orange, yellow-green, medium blue and violet-blue-grey pastel drawing she made on the edition prints. Plate preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Rodney Konopaki assisted by Paul Sanders.
Primary Insc: signed and dated, lower right corner, in pencil 'N.S. Graves '77'
Secondary Insc: inscribed, lower left corner, in pencil 'R.T.P.'
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed, lower left corner, in pencil '77-339'
Dimensions: comp 50.6 h x 60.2 w cm sheet 80.6 h x 90.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Padon, (1996), 18: TGL print documentation, 1977.
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 79.2908
Image rights: © The Estate of Nancy Graves/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy