William R. CRUTCHFIELD, Tawny owl Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1932 – 2015


Tawny owl 1967 Title Notes: 002-001
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph handcoloured with watercolour Support: Barcham Green
Edition State: state II
Impression: right to print
Edition: 18 plus 4 artist proofs, trial proofs, right to pull, cancellation proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1968

Edition Notes: 3 colour lithograph and watercolour printed from 3 aluminum plates in the following sequence: black, transparent ochre, tan. The edition was watercoloured by hand. Collaboration and supervision by Kenneth Tyler, edition printing by Bruce Lowney, Octavio Pereira and James Webb.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "Crutchfield -68"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right, pencil "Right to print State II"
Dimensions: comp 45.4 h x 35.0 w cm sheet (irregular) 51.0 h x 39.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.874
Image rights: © William Crutchfield