We use cookies to analyze traffic and enhance your site experience.

Privacy Policy |
Your browser is out-of-date!

Update your browser to view this website correctly. Update my browser now

×

CR. 497 May Linen Suite #1

May Linen Suite #1

 1990

CR. 497 May Linen Suite #1

20 x 21 1/2 in. (50.8 x 54.6 cm)
plate size: 11 x 14 3/4 in. (27.9 x 37.5 cm)

Signature

Signed "RM" in pencil lower right

Inscriptions

Numbered in pencil lower right; artist's chop mark lower right

Edition

15

Proofs

1 archive proof
7 AP, numbered 1/7-7/7
1 BAT
1 CP
1 presentation proof
2 PP
other proofs (unrecorded)

Publisher

Artist; released by Waddington Graphics Ltd., London

Printer

Catherine Mosley, assisted by Janis Stemmermann, artist’s studio, Greenwich, Connecticut

Production Sequence

1 color printed in 1 run from 1 copper plate: burnt sienna – plate

Concordance

First cataloguing

Comments

The May Linen Suite continues to explore variations on the linear compositions Motherwell used in the Ulysses etchings. The title of this sequence of eight etchings comes from the name of the paper used in printing, which has a pink tone.

...

Read more