Sharpesville

Print
1972 (made)
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Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Lithograph/screenprint on paper


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
printer's ink, paper, lithography/screenprint
Brief Description
By Frank Stella: Sharpesville
Physical Description
Lithograph/screenprint on paper
Dimensions
    Marks and Inscriptions
    • F. Stella 72 (Signed and dated in pencil)
    • 43/100 (Marked)
    Credit line
    The Waddington Galleries
    Object history
    This print is one of the Multicoloured Squares series made in an edition of 100 in 1972. There were six prints in all, and for the four now purchased see Circ.171 to 174-1975. The prints were made at Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles California, and each is marked with the Gemini imprint at lower right corner. The images are placed to one side of the sheet (as usual for Stella prints), and are composed of concentric squares of colour bands between screenprinted fine grey lines. The colours are bright, ranging from yellow through the spectrum to deep blue, or grey tones, printed by lithography.

    Bibliographic Reference
    Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1975
    Collection
    Accession Number
    CIRC.174-1975

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