lithograph on Georges Duchêne Hawthorne of Larroque handmade paper
36 x 18 1/2 in. (91.4 x 47 cm)
Signed "Motherwell" in pencil lower right
Numbered in pencil lower right; workshop chop mark lower right; artist's chop mark lower right; dated "1976" in pencil reverse lower left; workshop number "RM73-546" in pencil reverse lower left; workshop stamp in black ink reverse lower left
10 AP, numbered I/X-X/X
3 Gemini G.E.L. impressions, numbered I-III
Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles
Jim Webb, assisted by Serge Lozingot and Barbara Thomason, Gemini G.E.L.
Plate processing and proofing by Kenneth Tyler; collaboration and supervision by Ron McPherson
2 colors printed in 2 runs from 2 aluminum plates: 1. brown – plate; 2. black – plate
B 155; GGEL 799; NGA 34.20
The title refers to the town in California where Motherwell attended Moran Preparatory School. Plates for the three Atascadero lithographs were prepared in 1973 during Motherwell's visit to Gemini G.E.L. They were editioned in 1976, but not released until 1978.