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United States of America 1925 – Paris 1992

Sunflowers III 1992
Collection Title: the 'Sunflowers' series 1992
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from six aluminium plates on two sheets of paper Support: white, wove, machine mould made, Rives BFK paper
Impression: artist's proof 7
Edition: edition of 34: plus 8 artist's proofs; trial proofs; 4 colour trial proofs; right to pull; 2 printer's proofs; archive proof; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1992

Edition Notes: A three colour lithograph printed on two sheets of paper from six aluminium plates with the following colours: yellow-ochre, dark red, dark grey. Prep work for continuous tone lithography and preparation of toner crayon drawing material by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation, processing and proofing by Kevin Falco, John Hutcheson and Tyler. Edition printing by Hutcheson.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner in pencil "Joan Mitchell 1992" (sheet b)
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner in pencil "CTPI" (sheet b)
Tertiary Insc: verso inscribed lower left corner in pencil "APVII/ JM91-2007" (sheet a) embossed lower right corner TGL chop (sheet a) verso inscribed lower left corner in pencil "orange from blk plate/ blue/ black from orange plate" (sheet b) verso inscribed lower left corner in pencil "JM91-2007" (sheet b)
Dimensions: sheet a 145.0 h x 104.8 w cm sheet b 145.2 h x 104.8 w cm overall 145.2 h x 209.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1992
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.409.2.A-B
Image rights: © Estate of Joan Mitchell