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Le Sei Sorelle (The Six Sisters)

1988
Not Vital (Swiss, born in 1948)


Dimensions

Framed: 87 x 95.3 x 5.1 cm (34 1/4 x 37 1/2 x 2 in.) Overall: 65.7 x 12.4cm (25 7/8 x 4 7/8in.) Other (Platemark): 60.3 x 11.1cm (23 3/4 x 4 3/8in.)

Accession Number

1989.120

Medium or Technique

Hard and soft-ground etching and aquatint

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Hard and soft-ground etching and aquatint printed on six sheets of paper, with titleplate, colophon and folio. Paper: Somerset textured white. Printer: Jennifer Melby; Edition: 17 plus 4 artist’s and 2 printer’s proofs, this example number 5.

Inscription

Each sheet lettered (A) through (F) on verso; each inscribed in graphite, l.l.: "5/17"; l.c.: "NV"; Sheet (A) inscribed, l.c., within platemark: "LE"; Sheet (B) inscribed, l.c., within platemark: "SEI"; Sheet (F) inscribed, l.c., within platemark: "SORELLE"; l.r.: "1988", l.c.: "Not Vital"; printer's blindstamp, l.r.

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund

Copyright

© 2008 Not Vital