Helen FRANKENTHALER, Tales of Genji II woodblock Enlarge 1 /1

Helen FRANKENTHALER

United States of America 1928 – 2011

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 10
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. Used to print orange, red, magenta and blue
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper right, black marker "HF-3198 / BLOCK 10" [on paper] inscribed upper centre, red pen "HF-3198" inscribed lower right, black pen "press 50" "9" [on tape]
Dimensions: wood 131.7 h x 122.0 w x 0.9 d cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1998
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.200.10
Image rights: © Tyler Graphics Ltd.