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Helen FRANKENTHALER

United States of America 1928 – 2011

Tales of Genji IV woodblock 1995 Description: one of 12 woodblocks used in the printing of "Tales of Genji IV"
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began the Tales of Genji series in 1995 and published the edition prints in 1998
Materials & Technique: prints, matrices, matrix (used for relief printing) woodblock used in the printing of colour woodcut Support: seven ply, two veneer
Impression: block 3
Edition: edition of 30, plus 12AP, 3TP, CTP, SP, 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 and stencil preparation, proofing and edition printing by Yasuyuki Shibata. Used to print woodgrain. Front: cream paint Verso: cream paint
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper right corner, black marker "HF-3204/BLOCK 3" [on paper] inscribed upper centre, red pen "11/27 / 3[circled in blue pen]" [on tape] inscribed upper centre, pencil "11/13 4" [on tape] verso: inscribed upper centre, red marker "HF-3204"
Dimensions: wood 132.0 h x 122.3 w x 1.2 d cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1998
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1026.3
Image rights: © Tyler Graphics Ltd.