Helen FRANKENTHALER, Radius woodblock Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

Radius woodblock 1993
Collection Title: six woodblocks used in the printing of 'Radius'
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began the Radius series in 1992 and published the edition prints in 1993
Materials & Technique: prints, matrices, matrix (used for relief printing) woodblock Support: three ply, basswood
Impression: block F
Edition: edition: 30; plus 8AP; 4TP; SP; WP; RTP; PPI; TGLimp; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1993

Edition Notes: This woodblock was used to print orange-red and blue-black.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper centre., blue marker "BLOCK- F" [on tape] inscribed lower left corner, black pen "75 tons of pressure" [on tape] verso: inscribed upper centre, blue pen "BLock F"
Dimensions: wood 81.0 h x 78.4 w x 1.0 d cm
Cat Raisonné: Harrison, P. (1996), 234; TGL print documentation, 1993
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.194.6
Image rights: © Tyler Graphics Ltd.