Pink Floyd Dark Side of The Moon Print Signed By Storm Thorgerson

£6,000.00

Date: 2000

Signed By: Storm Thorgerson In Pencil

Edition: World Wide 295

Dimensions: , Image 19 x 19″,

Condition: Mint / New Condition

Medium: Silkscreen in 12 colours on Somerset tub sized 310gsm

Enquire

Share With Friends

Email

Description

Date: 2000 Signed By: Storm Thorgerson In Pencil Edition: World Wide 295 Dimensions: Paper 33 x 25″, Image 19 x 19″, Atelier: Corriander Studios – London Condition: Mint Condition Medium: Silkscreen in 12 colours on Somerset tub sized 310gsm Storm Thorgerson discusses Pink Floyd’s Dark Side Of The Moon Print: Dark Side Of The Moon is Pink Floyds commercial-meets- conceptual equinox. A masterpiece production by both Pink Floyd and Storm Thorgerson, with well over thirty five million copies sold to date. Of minor significance was the complete appropriateness of the Dark Side Of The Moon artwork to the record. Says Storm Thorgerson, the Dark Side Of The Moon design is simply a mechanical tint lay, which means we drew outline shapes, black on white, and indicated what colours were to appear when printed. The prisms were airbrushed black on white and reversed by the printer. The Dark Side Of The Moon idea itself was cunningly cobbled by from a standard physics textbook, which illustrated light passing through a prism. Of significance was the simple, elegant layout against black – standard textbook illustrations did not do this. And then to connect this idea to Pink Floyd’s live show, which was famous for its lighting, and subsequently to connect this to ambition and madness, themes Roger was exploring in the lyrics hence the prism, the triangle and the pyramids. It all connects, somehow, somewhere.. Says David Gilmour, We knew that the package the record and the cover and everything together was going to be far, far stronger than anything we had done before. And so The Dark Side Of The Moon came to be. Dark Side Of The Moon, the No.1 Billboard album in March of 1973, this recording went on to achieve a record 741 weeks or 14 whole years on the Top 200 Albums chart, The longest chart album ever, beating its nearest rival by five years! An audio visual feast created by the masters, Pink Floyd and Storm Thorgerson Frame not included in this Storm Thorgerson Edition. Please call +44 (0)121 2365800 for information

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Pink Floyd Dark Side of The Moon Print Signed By Storm Thorgerson”