Helen FRANKENTHALER, Radius Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

Radius 1993 Title Notes: 001-064
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, relief colour woodcut printed from six woodblocks on hand-coloured paper Support: white, wove, handmade, hand-coloured, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 5/8
Edition: edition of 30, plus 8 AP, 4 TP, SP, WP, RTP, PPI, TGLimp., A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1993

Edition Notes: Papermaking by Tom Strianese and Robert Myer. Assistance to the artist in woodblock preparation by Kenneth Tyler and Christopher Creyts. Proofing and edition printing by Tyler. Blocks cancelled after printing. 15 colour woodcut. Paper dyed with six colours: magenta, yellow-green, blue-green, gray-green, dark green and white. Nine colours printed: transparent light green (lauan mahogany plywood), blue-green and dark green-black (basswood), transparent yellow-green (walnut), blue-green and medium green-black (basswood), yellow (basswood), orange-red and blue-black (basswood).
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Frankenthaler '93"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "AP 5/8"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left, yellow crayon "#48 / 6/14/93" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "HF92-3056"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 71.2 h x 71.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Harrison, P. (1996), 234; TGL print documentation, 1993
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.193.3
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1993