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Tales of Genji VI 1998
Collection Title: the 'Tales of Genji' series 1998
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
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 14 woodblocks and one stencil Support: tan, wove, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof 4
Edition: edition of 35, plus 14 AP, 4 TP, 3 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. 33 colour woodcut and stencil, printed from 14 woodblocks (13 maple, 1 pine) and one stencil.
Primary Insc: signed lower right corner, pencil "Frankenthaler"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "TP IV"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "Tales of Genji VI / HF95-3199" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "9/26", "11/13/97 finished" [vertically]
Dimensions: comp and sheet 120.2 h x 107.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1998
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.83.2
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1998