Helen FRANKENTHALER, Earth slice Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

Earth slice 1976 Title Notes: 000-002
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching and aquatint printed from one copper plate Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof of second plate
Edition: edition 46; plus 12AP; 3WP; RTP; PPI; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1978

Edition Notes: One colour printed: black. This print is the 2nd plate from 'Earth slice' only. The edition is a four colour etching and aquatint printed from four copper plates.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "2nd plate from Earth Slice" [2nd is underlined] embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "HF76-288" [upsidedown] verso: inscribed upper centre, pencil "Top plate #5"
Dimensions: plate 22.4 h x 50.4 w cm sheet 35.4 h x 63.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation 1978; Harrison P. (1996): 59
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1373.2
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.