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United States of America 1928 – 2011

Tales of Genji I woodblocks 1995 Description: 11 woodblocks used in the printing of "Tales of Genji I"
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began the Tales of Genji series in 1995 and published the edition prints in 1998
Materials & Technique: prints, matrices, matrices (used for both relief and intaglio printing) woodblocks used in the printing of colour woodcut Impression: parent record
Edition: edition of 30, plus 12AP, 4TP, 4CTP, SP, 2WP, 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 assisted by Christopher Creyts. Proofing and edition printing by Shibata. An original 34 colour woodcut printed on light sienna TGL handmade paper from 11 woodblocks (10 apple maple, 1 mahogany).
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1998
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1025.1-10
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.