I use some terms such as serigraph, lithograph, artist proof, etc. SURPRISE PARTY AT MEMORY POND.THE SHEET (NOT THE COLORED PRINT AREA) HAS A MINOR RIP ABOUT 1/2 ON THE TOP AND A LIGHT SCRATCH IN THE BACK (SEE PICS). THE TEAR WILL DISAPPEAR UPON FRAMING. THE SCRATCH IN THE BACK IS LIKELY FROM THE PRINTING PRESS, IS SUPERFICIAL AND DOES NOT SHOW AT ALL IN THE FRONT! Disney Art Editions have only produced 3 serigraphs from Carl Barks oil paintings. The serigraphs were made at the Moross Studios in Los Angeles, California with the collaboration of Carl Barks. The DELUXE serigraph is printed from hand-done color separations incorporating 96 handmixed and custom colors printed over several layers on a sheet of. Imported deep black pigment, 350 gram, 100% cotton fiber Chat Noir paper which has a hand-torn deckle edge!
This painting presents 15 characters and is one of only a few which incorporates such a multitude of Disney characters. Actual image size is 22" x 28" approx.
The piece really looks like an oil painting with different layers of color clearly visible. "SURPRISE PARTY AT MEMORY POND" is the third and last Carl Barks serigraph produced by Disney, and was released for sale in October, 1994. It was produced from an original oil painting which Carl Barks completed in April 1994.
The "SURPRISE PARTY AT MEMORY POND ". Serigraph was released in 3 different editions; regular, remarqued and deluxe. The 3 editions were produced in the following numbers. REGULAR 500 & 50 AP (Artist's Proof) & 50 PP (Printer's Proof) & 5 HC (Hors d'Commerce Proofs) = 605 TOTAL. REMARQUED 100 & 10 AP & 15 PP = 125 TOTAL.
DELUXE 50 & 5 AP & 10 PP = 65 TOTAL. The promotion folder and CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY for the SURPRISE PARTY AT MEMORY POND is of course included and kept in an envelope with the piece. It is possible to open the folder, on the left inside is the image and on the right is a flap with a short description and bio on Carl Barks and the SURPRISE PARTY AT MEMORY POND. The CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY is a separate sheet within (see pics). PLEASE VIEW MY OTHER AUCTIONS FOR OTHER STUNNING CARL BARKS COLLECTIBLES!
This is an ORIGINAL SERIGRAPH, not a color copy or cheap print. All funds must be in US DOLLARS. HOWEVER - I KNOW THERE ARE A LOT OF BARKS COLLECTORS IN EUROPE... I SO HAPPEN TO TRAVEL TO EUROPE IN THE FIRST WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 2019.
Lithography - Printing technique using a planographic process in which prints are pulled on a special press from a flat stone or metal surface that has been chemically sensitized so that ink sticks only to the design areas and is repelled by the non-image areas. Lithography was invented in 1798 in Germany by Alois Senefelder. Serigraphy (Silk-screen) - A printing technique that makes use of a squeegee to force ink directly onto a piece of paper or canvas through a stencil creating an image on a screen of silk or other fine fabric with an impermeable substance.Serigraphy differs from most other printing in that its color areas are paint films rather than printing ink stains. Artist's Proof - Print intended for the artist's personal use.
It is common practice to reserve approximately ten percent of an edition as artist's proofs, although this figure can be higher. The artist's proof is sometimes referred to by it's French épreuve d'artist abbreviation E.
Artist's proofs can be distinguished by the abbreviation AP or E. Commonly on the lower left of the work. Print retained by the printer as a reference. Artists often sign these prints as a gesture of appreciation.Hors d'Commerce Proof - Print identical to the edition print intended to be used as samples to show to dealers and galleries. Hors d'Commerce abbreviated to H. Proofs may or may not be signed by the artist.
The item "CARL BARKS Disney SURPRISE PARTY AT MEMORY LAKE Serigraph DELUXE Signed & #35/50" is in sale since Monday, June 3, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Disneyana\Contemporary (1968-Now)\Posters, Prints & Lithos". The seller is "liebundauchteuer" and is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This item can be shipped worldwide.