Nancy GRAVES, Saille Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1940 – 1995

Saille 1977
Collection Title: the 'Synecdoche' series
Title Notes: 001-001
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio colour etching, aquatint and coloured chalks Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Arches Cover paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 27: plus 10AP; 3TP; RTP; PPI; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1977

Edition Notes: A 14 colour etching, aquatint, with handcolouring, printed from three copper plates in the following order: pale yellow-ochre (etching); pale yellow-green and light green (etching, aquatint); dark orange, yellow-ochre, red, violet-red, light violet, cobalt blue, light turquoise blue, turquoise blue, brown-green and black (etching, aquatint). Plate preparation, processing, proofing and edition printing by Rodney Konopaki assisted by Paul Sanders.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "N.S. Graves '77"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, pencil "RTP"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "NG 77-335"
Dimensions: comp 50.6 h x 60.2 w cm sheet 80.2 h x 90.1 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Padon, (1996), 14; TGL print documentation, 1977; Walker Art Centre (1987), 202.
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 79.2909
Image rights: © The Estate of Nancy Graves/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy