Helen FRANKENTHALER, Magellan VI Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

Magellan VI 1996
Collection Title: the 'Magellan' series 1996-2001
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began the Magellan Series in 1996 and published the editioned prints in 2001
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio colour etching and drypoint printed from one copper plate Support: cream, wove, Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: verso l.l "BFK RIVES FRANCE" [infinity symbol] [vertically]
Impression: unsigned colour trial proof
Edition: edition: 14 plus 4AP; 4TP; RTP; PPI; TGLimp; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 2001

Edition Notes: Sepia printing. The print has image HF96-3226 printed over the top of it in yellow ochre. Intaglio plates prepared and processed by Anthony Kirk with steel facing, proofing and edition printing by Peter Braune. Title page and colophon printed by Michael Mueller Studio.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "HF96-3230 sepia" and "HF96-3226 yel.ochre" verso: inscribed lower right, pencil "Rives Cream"
Dimensions: plate 17.8 h x 48.2 w cm sheet 56.8 h x 76.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 2001
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.185.4
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.