United States of America 1928
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 intaglio printing) woodblock used in the printing of colour woodcut Support: seven ply, two veneer
Impression: block 6
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 white with varnish.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper right corner, black marker "HF-3204/BLOCK 6" [on paper]
inscribed upper centre, red marker "HF-3204"
inscribed upper centre, red pen "12/16[circled]" [on tape]
inscribed upper centre, red pen "6" [on tape]
inscribed upper centre, pencil "[arrow up]11/13"
wood 132.0 h x 122.0 w x 0.9 d cm
: TGL print documentation, 1998
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.1026.6 Image rights
: © Tyler Graphics Ltd.