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Helen FRANKENTHALER

United States of America 1928 – 2011

This is not a book 1996 Description: one of 11 prints

Collection Title: the portfolio 'This is not a book' 1997
Page: page 15
Materials & Technique: prints, portfolios, intaglio, stencil colour etching, aquatint, mezzotint and stencil Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour trial proof II
Edition: edition of 50, plus 14 AP, 2 TP, 2 CTP, 17 WP, 2 SP, RTP, PPI, PPII, TGLimp., A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York.
Date Published: 1997

Edition Notes: From the 36 page book "This is not a book", consisting of 9 colour intaglios and 2 colour lithographs. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Proofing and edition printing of copper plates by Anthony Kirk, Brian Maxwell, Christopher Creyts, Kimberly Bursic and Todd Elkin assisted by Nancy Bressler. Pochoir stencil making and stenciling by Tyler. Proofing and edition printing of aluminium plates by Lee Funderburg, Hutcheson, and Tyler.
Primary Insc: signed lower left, pencil "Frankenthaler"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right pencil "CTP II"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left, pencil "HF96-3232A" and "PG17"[page no. incorrect]
Dimensions: comp 15.8 h x 45.2 w cm sheet 24.6 h x 64.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1997
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.641.4
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1997