Antony Gormley (British, b. 1950)
Field (1/40), 2007
Lithograph printed in black ink and linseed oil
31 x 45.75 in
Antony Gormley (British, b.1950) Field 2007 Lithograph Edition of 40 Signed, dated, titled and numbered in pencil, verso 31 x 45 3/4 inches (79.0 x 116.5 cm) Executed from 28 May - 01 June 2007, Field is one of ten prints created by the artist during his stay in Copenhagen. Lithograph drawn by hand and printed in black and linseed oil from two stones, a fine, fresh impression of the only known state, the full sheet, printed on 250gsm Velin d'Arches paper, to the edges, hand-signed, dated and numbered in pencil by the artist, verso, pulled in an edition of 40 examples (there were also 4 numbered artist proofs and 1 Archive proof) printed by the artist with the assistance of Rasmus Urwald, published by World House Editions, Middlebury, Connecticut and Edition Copenhagen, in fine condition, unframed. Literature: Tøjner, Poyk Erik. Antony Gormley: Acts, States, Times, Perspectives. 2007, Middlebury, Connecticut and Copenhagen, Denmark, World House Editions and Edition Copenhagen, publishers, pp.36-37, illustrated (another example) Notes: The ten prints created by Antony Gormley during his 2007 stay in Copenhagen constitute the artist's first major print project in nearly 16 years.