Ryan McGinness (American, b.1972)
Untitled (Sketch Process)
Edition of 50
Signed, dated and numbered in pencil
39 1/4 x 27 1/2 inches (100.0 x 70.0 cm)
Executed in Copenhagen from 13-17 November 2006.
Lithograph drawn by hand and printed in colors from 10 stones, a fine, fresh impression of the final state (there exists three unpublished proof states,) the full sheet, printed on 250gsm Velin d'Arches paper, nearly to the edges, signed, dated and numbered in pencil by the artist, executed in an edition of 50 examples (there were also 6 artist proofs and 1 archive proof) printed by the artist under the assistance of Rasmus Urwald, published by World House Editions, Middlebury, Connecticut and Edition Copenhagen, Copenhagen, in fine condition, unframed.
Amherst, Massachusetts, University Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Recent Acquisitions, 14 November 2012 - 16 March 2013 (this example)
Please note that this Untitled (Sketch Process) should be viewed from various angles as the third to last stone, the silver stone, purposely veils all of the hand-drawing and color underneath.
Untitled (Sketch Process) is in the permanent collections of the Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, New Jersey, the University Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts and the New Britian Museum of American Art, New Britian, Connecticut.
never been framed
signed and date (2006) lower right recto
edition 27 of 50 lower left recto (by the artist)
has silver metallic ink on it
excellent condition and vibrant color
drawer 6 left