Untitled (4 plate demonstration intaglio) by Sergio Gonzalez-Tornero

Untitled (4 plate demonstration intaglio) by Sergio Gonzalez-Tornero

Untitled (4 plate demonstration intaglio)

Sergio Gonzalez-Tornero

Title

Untitled (4 plate demonstration intaglio)

 
Artist
Year
1964  
Technique
gauffrage, line etching, burin engraving, drypoint 
Image Size
9 7/8 x 7 7/8" platemark 
Signature
signed by Sergio Gonzalez-Tornero and his wife Adrienne Cullom in pencil, in lower right 
Edition Size
Artist's Proof 
Annotations
dated after the signatures; inscribed: Deep Etching/ Burin Engraving/ Line Etching/ Drypoint 
Reference
 
Paper
Rives BFK wove 
State
proof; test proof of the various techniques; probably a student project 
Publisher
 
Inventory ID
20534 
Price
$400.00 
Description

A demonstration print that illustrates four intaglio techniques for comparison. The print is a collaborative effort by the married artists Adrienne Cullom and Sergio Gonzales-Tornero, done in 1964. The techniques are identified as the title; on the left: "Deep Etching / Burin Engraving" and on the right: "Line Etching / Drypoint."

Both Chilean born Gonzalez-Tornero and American born Adrienne Cullom studied with S.W. Hayter at Atelier 17 in both Paris and New York.