United States of America 1928
Tales of Genji I
Collection Title: the 'Tales of Genji' series 1998
Title Notes: 005-001
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began the Tales of Genji series in 1995 and published the edition prints in 1998
Materials & Technique:
prints, relief colour woodcut printed from 11 woodblocks Support: light sienna, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition: edition of 30, plus 12 AP, 4 TP, 4 CTP, SP, 2 WP, RTP, PPI, TGLimp., A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1998
Edition Notes: Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson.
Woodblock preparation by Yasuyuki Shibata assisted by Christopher Creyts.
Proofing and edition printing by Shibata.
34 colour woodcut printed from 11 woodblocks (10 apple maple, 1 mahogany)
Primary Insc: signed lower right, pencil "Frankenthaler"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right, pencil "3/30"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon]
verso: inscribed lower left, pencil "HF95-3197"
comp and sheet 106.7 h x 119.4 w cm Frame 121.4 h x 132.2 w x 4.2 d cm
: TGL print documentation, 1998
: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.78.1 Image rights
: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.