United States of America 1928 – 2011

Madame Butterfly woodblock 2000 Description: one of 46 woodblocks used in the printing of 'Madame Butterfly'

Collection Title: a group of 33 woodblocks used in the printing of 'Madame Butterfly'
Materials & Technique: prints, matrices, matrix (used for inatglio printing) woodblock Support: three ply, pine wood
Impression: L-12
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 ochre, ultra violet, white, green and light yellow.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper centre, blue marker "L-12" [on tape] inscribed upper centre edge, black pen "LEFT BL. 12L R:15 INTAGLIO OCHER/ULTRA 1" verso: inscribed upper left, blue pen "PANEL 1"
Dimensions: wood 114.0 h x 75.6 w x 1.0 d cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 2000
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.195.10
Image rights: © Tyler Graphics Ltd.