United States of America 1928
Tales of Genji II woodblock
1995 Description: one of 14 woodblocks used in the printing of 'Tales of Genji II'
Materials & Technique:
prints, matrices, matrix (used for relief printing) woodblock used in the printing of colour woodcut Support: 7 ply, 2 veneer (apple maple)
Impression: block 11
Edition: edition of 35, plus 14AP, 4TP, RTP, PPI, TGLimp., A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1998
Edition Notes: Project supervision by Kenneth Tyler. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Woodblock preparation by Yasuyuki Shibata. Proofing by Shibata assisted by Christopher Creyts. Edition printing by Shibata.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper right corner, black marker "HF-3198 / BLOCK 11" [on paper]
inscribed upper centre, red marker "HF-3198"
inscribed upper right, pencil "10" [on tape]
inscribed centre right, red pen "pressure 50 1st. BLUE/BLACK/ 2nd BLEND BLACK/ SKY BLUE / YELLOW / 3rd BLUE/BLACK again" [vertically]
inscribed lower right, green pen "yellow / PALE SKY BLUE / BLEED"
inscribed centre left, green pen "ULTRA"
wood 131.9 h x 122.0 w x 0.9 d cm
: TGL print documentation, 1998
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.200.11 Image rights
: © Tyler Graphics Ltd.