United States of America 1928
Tales of Genji I
Collection Title: the 'Tales of Genji' series 1998
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began the Tales of Genji series in 1995 and published the edition prints in 1998
Materials & Technique:
prints, relief colour woodcut from multiple blocks Support: light sienna, handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned edition quality impression
Edition: edition of 30, plus 12AP, 4TP, 4CTP, SP, 2WP, 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 preparation by Yasuyuki Shibata assisted by Christopher Creyts. Proofing and edition printing by Shibata.
34 colour woodcut printed on light sienna TGL handmade paper from 11 woodblocks (10 apple maple, 1 mahogany).
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon]
verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "HF95-3197 / Tales of Genji I"
comp and sheet 106.8 h x 119.0 w cm
: TGL print documentation, 1998
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.78.6 Image rights
: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.