Helen FRANKENTHALER, Earth slice Enlarge 1 /1

Helen FRANKENTHALER

United States of America 1928 – 2011

Earth slice 1976 Title Notes: 000-003
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 third 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: red. This print is the 3rd 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 centre, pencil "THIRD PLATE FROM EARTH SLICE" embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "HF76-288" [upsidedown] verso: inscribed upper centre, pencil "Top plate #3"
Dimensions: plate 22.2 h x 50.6 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 2002.1.1373.3
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.