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CR. 427 Octavio Paz Suite: Burnt Water

Octavio Paz Suite: Burnt Water


CR. 427 Octavio Paz Suite: Burnt Water

lithograph and chine appliqué
28 1/4 x 22 1/2 in. (71.8 x 57.2 cm)


Arches paper; Japanese Yame handmade paper


Image transferred from Mylar to aluminum plate by Maurice Sanchez, Derriere l’Etoile Studios, New York

Production Sequence

2 colors (including 1 colored paper) printed in 2 steps from 1 aluminum plate: 1. black – plate (on Yame paper); 2. Yame paper adhered to Arches paper (chine appliqué, with Japanese Kitakata handmade paper added between the appliqué sheet and the Arches paper)


B 366


Motherwell began working on this image in 1987. See general entries for Octavio Paz Suite (cat. nos. 415-441) and Three Poems (cat. nos. 387.1-.27)


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