Image unavailable

Helen FRANKENTHALER

United States of America 1928 – 2011

Tales of Genji V 1998
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, stencil colour woodcut, stencil printed from 21 woodblocks and one stencil Support: rust, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof 2
Edition: edition of 36, plus 14 AP, 2 TP, 2 CTP, WP, SP, 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 and stencil preparation, proofing and edition printing by Yasuyuki Shibata. 49 colour woodcut and stencil, printed from 21 woodblocks (10 maple, 2 mahogany) and one stencil.
Primary Insc: signed lower right corner, pencil "Frankenthaler"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "Trial Proof II"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "HF95-3205/Tales of Genji V", "8/5/97" [diagonal]
Dimensions: comp and sheet 108.0 h x 119.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1998
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.82.1
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1998