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Helen FRANKENTHALER

United States of America 1928 – 2011

Essence mulberry 1977 Title Notes: 000-013
Materials & Technique: prints, relief colour woodcut printed from one woodblock Support: thin, tan, laid, handmade Maniai paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 46, plus 10 AP, 13 TP, 2 WP, RTP, PPI, A, 8 RP
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1977

Edition Notes: Proofing and edition printing by John Hutcheson and Kenneth Tyler. One of seven such unsigned proofs in the Tyler Gift. One colour printed from one woodblock: orange.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "Trial block after cutting (block destroyed)"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "Section of trial block" and "HF77-287"
Dimensions: comp 55.0 h x 27.0 w cm sheet 100.0 h x 46.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Walker Art Center (1987), 180:HF4.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.49.6
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.