Gabriel Orozco[no title] 2002

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Artist
Gabriel Orozco (born 1962)
Title
[no title]
Date 2002
MediumEtching on paper
Dimensionsimage: 200 x 165 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 2003
Reference
P78772
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Summary

This is one of a suite of twelve prints in a portfolio entitled Polvo Impreso meaning ‘printed dust’. The images were created by pressing layers of lint onto soft ground etching plates and printing the resulting texture, using the chine collé technique, onto natural Gampi (a very thin paper) laid on Fabriano Tiepolo paper. The portfolio was printed by Jacob Samuel, Santa Monica, USA and published by the artist and Editions & Artists’ Books Johan Deumens, Heemstede, the Netherlands. Tate’s copy is the twenty-second in the edition of twenty-five plus seven sets of artist’s proofs. Ten copies are bound books; the remaining fifteen are in loose portfolios, presented in a box. Tate’s is one of the loose portfolios… (read more)

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