Susan Rothenberg Untitled (May No. 1) 1979

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Artist
Title
Untitled (May No. 1)
Date 1979
Medium Aquatint on paper
Dimensions Image: 300 x 200 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1988
Reference
P77257
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Catalogue entry

P77257 Untitled (May no.1) 1979

Open-bite, spit-bite, hard-ground and burnishing 300 × 200 (11 3/4 × 8) on Fabriano etching paper 752 × 558 (29 1/2 × 22); plate-mark 300 × 200 (11 3/4 × 8); printed by Gretchen Gelb and Peter Drake at Aeropress, New York and published by Parasol Press, New York in an edition of 45
Inscribed ‘S. Rothenberg 1979 May 1 43/54’ up left-hand side of image
Purchased at Sotheby's, New York (Grant-in-Aid) 1988
Lit: ‘Prints & Photographs Published’, Print Collector's Newsletter, vol.10, Jan.–Feb. 1980, p.203, as ‘#1’; Jeremy Lewison, ‘Form & Expression in Susan Rothenberg's Prints’, in Susan Rothenberg: The Prints, Philadelphia 1987, pp.9–11; Rachael Robertson Maxwell, ‘A Catalogue Raisonné’ in Susan Rothenberg: The Prints, Philadelphia 1987, no.3, p.35, repr. p.34 (unspecified impression); Wendy Weitman, ‘Susan Rothenberg: Painter as Etcher’ in Susan Rothenberg: The Prints, Philadelphia 1987, pp.19–20. Also repr. Susan Rothenberg Prints 1977–1984, exh. cat., Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston 1984, no.2 (unspecified impression); Contemporary Prints, sale cat., Sotheby's, New York, 14 Nov. 1987, lot 856

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Tate Gallery: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions 1986-88, London 1996

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