United States of America 1928
Tales of Genji III
Collection Title: the 'Tales of Genji' series 1998
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began the Tales of Genji series in 1995 and published the edition prints in 1998
Materials & Technique:
prints, relief, intaglio, stencil colour woodcut and stencil printed from 18 woodblocks and two stencils Support: grey, wove, TGL handmade paper
Impression: trial proof 2
Edition: edition of 36, plus 14 AP, 6 TP, RTP, PPI, TGLimp., A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1998
Edition Notes: Project supervision by Kenneth Tyler. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Woodblock preparation by Yasuyuki Shibata. Proofing by Shibata assisted by Christopher Creyts. Edition printing by Shibata.
53 colour woodcut with stencil, printed on greyTGL handmade paper from 18 woodblocks (17 apple maple, 1 mahogany) and 2 stencils.
Primary Insc: signed lower right corner, pencil "Frankenthaler"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right, pencil "Trial Proof II"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon]
verso: inscribed lower left corner, "HF95-3198 / TALES OF GENJI III"
verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "3(proof 6) / 1/16/97"
comp and sheet 119.2 h x 107.0 w cm
: TGL print documentation, 1998
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.80.1 Image rights
: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1998