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Helen FRANKENTHALER

United States of America 1928 – 2011

Tales of Genji V woodblocks 1995 Description: twenty-one woodblocks used in the printing of "Tales of Genji V"
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began the Tales of Genji series in 1995 and published the edition prints in 1998
Materials & Technique: prints, matrices, matrices (used for both relief and intaglio printing) woodblocks used in the printing of colour woodcuts Support: 21 woodblocks: 20 maple blocks and one mahogany block
Impression: parent record
Edition: edition of 36, plus 14AP, 2 TP, 2CTP, WP, SP, RTP, PPI, TGLimp., A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1998

Edition Notes: Project supervision by Kenneth Tyler. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Woodblock and stencil preparation by Yasuyuki Shibata. Proofing and edition printing by Shibata. A original 49 colour woodcut, stencil on light rose TGL, handmade paper. Printed from 21 woodblocks (20 maple, 1 mahogany) and 1 stencil.
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1998
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.252.1-21
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.