Helen FRANKENTHALER, Flirting with stone Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

Flirting with stone 1985-90 Title Notes: 000-030
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from seven aluminium plates Support: white, mould made, Arches cover paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufactuer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 13/14
Edition: edition of 60, plus 14 AP, 2 TP, 2 SP, 6 WP, RTP, PPI, PPII, A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1990

Edition Notes: Proofing of stone by Ken Tyler. Proofing of plates and edition printing by Lee Funderburg assited by Rodney Konopaki, Roger Campbell and Michael Herstand. Eight colours printed: transparent black, yellow, yellow-orange, brown, red, blue, black and white.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Frankenthaler '85-'90"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "AP 13/14"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "HF85-883"
Dimensions: image 93.7 h x 68.8 w cm sheet 103.0 h x 80.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1990; P. Harrison (1996), 171
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.174.1
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1990