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Helen FRANKENTHALER

United States of America 1928 – 2011

Sudden snow 1987 Title Notes: 000-046
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from one stone and nine aluminium plates Support: white, wove, mould made, Arches Cover paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour trial proof I
Edition: edition of 50, plus 12 AP, 5 TP, 2 CTP, RTP, PPI, PPII, A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1987

Edition Notes: Ten colours printed: gray-black (stone), black (Mylar, continuous-tone aluminium plate), blue-white (Mylar, continuous-tone aluminium plate), yellow-white (Mylar, continuous-tone aluminium plate), magenta (Mylar, continuous-tone aluminium plate), medium cyan blue (Mylar, continuous-tone aluminium plate), white (Mylar, continuous-tone aluminium plate), black (Mylar, continuous-tone aluminium plate), white (Mylar, continuous-tone aluminium plate), yellow ochre (Mylar, continuous-tone aluminium plate). Density of colours may differ from the edition. Printed by Roger Campbell, Lee Funderburg, Michael Herstand and Ken Tyler.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Frankenthaler '87"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "Colour trial proof I"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "HF84-745" verso: registration marks upper centre and lower centre
Dimensions: comp 68.0 h x 55.0 w cm sheet 80.5 h x 59.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Harrison, P., (1996), 129; TGL print documentation, 1987
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.202.3
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1987