Frank STELLA, Star of Persia II Enlarge 1 /1

On display on Level 2


United States of America born 1936

Star of Persia II 1967
Collection Title: the 'Star of Persia' series 1967
Title Notes: 002-014
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, lithograph on graph paper lithograph in metallic silver, metallic dark green, metallic grey, metallic purple, mettaliclight blue, metallic black and metallic light green; 7 runs from 7 aluminium plates Support: English Vellum graph paper
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 92; plus 10 artist proofs; 5 trial proofs; 5 colour trial proofs; 2 progressive proofs; right to print; printer's proof II; 2 archive copies; cancellation proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1967

Edition Notes: Processing and proofing by Kenneth Tyler. Edition printing by James Webb; Octavio Pereira, Robert de la Rocha. Collaboration and supervision: Tyler.
Primary Insc: signed and dated in pencil, lower right corner, ‘F. Stella '67'
Secondary Insc: inscribed, lower right corner, in pencil 'R.T.P.'
Tertiary Insc: embossed, lower left corner, copyright symbol embossed, lower left corner, Gemini GEL chop verso inscribed, lower right corner, in pencil '67-111' verso stamped, lower right corner, in light grey ink 'GEMINI G.E.L. / LOS ANGELES, CALIF.'
Dimensions: sheet 65.6 h x 81.0 w cm comp 57.2 h x 66.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom (1983), 2; Axsom (2016), 2.
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.955.2
Image rights: © Frank Stella/ARS. Licensed by Viscopy