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United States of America 1928 – 2011

Reflections III 1995
Collection Title: the 'Reflections' series 1995
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began the 'Reflections' series in 1994. The series was published in 1995.
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from six aluminium plates, tusche Support: cream, wove, machine mould made, Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: verso l.l. "BFK RIVES FRANCE" [with infinity symbol] [vertically]
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition: 30 plus 10AP; 3CTP; SP; 2WP; RTP; PPI; PPII; TGLimp; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1995

Edition Notes: Six colours printed from six aluminium plates: transparent blue-green, pale green, transparent pink, transparent purple, transparent orange and pale purple. (no transparent ocher printing) Preparation work for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing by Tyler and Funderburg. Edition printing by Funderburg.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "HF94-3111" verso: inscribed centre, pencil "[arrow pointing upwards] / III/ 628 LT BLUE FLAT DBSD/ 8 X GREEN WASH SD/ 725 LT PURP DBSD/ 718 PINK 3D/ 1020 ORANGE 3D 2W1"
Dimensions: comp 36.8 h x 50.0 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 63.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation 1995
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1342.3
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.