United States of America 1928
Madame Butterfly woodblock
2000 Description: one of 46 woodblocks used in the printing of 'Madame Butterfly'
Collection Title: 46 woodblocks used in the printing of 'Madame Butterfly'
Materials & Technique:
prints, matrices, matrix (used for relief printing) woodblock Support: seven ply, pine wood
Edition: edition of 33, plus 14 AP, 7 TP, 2 CTP, SP, 2 WP, RTP, PPI, TGLimp., A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 2000
Edition Notes: Used to print white, ultra purple, blue, ochre, brown.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper centre, blue marker "R.3" [on tape]
inscribed lower right side, blue pen "ULTRA WHITE"
inscribed lower right side, black and green pen "after block/12/ultra" [on tape]
inscribed upper left edge, black pen "Right BL. 3R R40 + 52 RELIEF R40 WHITE R52 ULTRA 2[in circle] GRADUATION"
wood 114.1 h x 76.1 w x 1.0 d cm
: TGL print documentation, 2000
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.195.25 Image rights
: © Tyler Graphics Ltd.