Nancy GRAVES, Toch Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1940 – 1995

Toch 1977
Collection Title: the 'Synecdoche' series
Title Notes: 003-001
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio colour etching, aquatint, drypoint, engraving and pochoir, pastel Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Arches Cover paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 28: plus 11AP; 3TP; 2CTP; SP; RTP; PPI; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1977

Edition Notes: A 13 colour etching, aquatint, drypoint, engraving with handcolouring, printed from three copper plates in the following order: transparent pink, transparent red-ochre, transparent orange-brown, transparent turquoise blue, transparent yellow-green and transparent green (aquatint, etching); transparent yellow, transparent red, transparent violet and transparent grey-blue (aquatint); transparent orange-red and transparent grey (softground etching, etching, aquatint, drypoint, engraving). Plate preparation and processing by Rodney Konopaki, proofing by Konopaki and Kenneth Tyler, edition printing by Konopaki.
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 77-337"
Dimensions: comp 50.6 h x 60.3 w cm sheet 80.4 h x 90.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Padon, (1996), 16; TGL print documentation, 1977; Walker Art Centre (1987), 204.
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 79.2913
Image rights: © The Estate of Nancy Graves/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy