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United States of America 1928 – 2011

Radius woodblocks 1993 Description: six woodblocks used in the printing of 'Radius'
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began the Radius series in 1992 and published the edition prints in 1993
Materials & Technique: prints, matrices, matrices (used for relief printing) woodblocks used in colour woodcut printing Support: six woodblocks: one lauan mahogany plywood, one walnut and four basswood blocks
Impression: parent record
Edition: edition of 30, plus 8 AP, 4 TP, SP, WP, RTP, PPI, TGLimp., A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1993

Edition Notes: papermaking by Tom Strianese and Robert Myer. Assistance to the artist in woodblock preparation by Kenneth Tyler and Christopher Creyts. Proofing and edition printing by Tyler. Blocks cancelled after printing. 15 colour woodcut. Paper dyed with six colours: magenta, yellow-green, blue-green, gray-green, dark green and white. Nine colours printed: transparent light green (lauan mahogany plywood), blue-green and dark green-black (basswood), transparent yellow-green (walnut), blue-green and medium green-black (basswood), yellow (basswood), orange-red and blue-black (basswood).
Cat Raisonné: Harrison, P. (1996), 234; TGL print documentation, 1993
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.194.1-6
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.