United States of America 1928
Tales of Genji VI woodblock
1995 Description: one of 14 woodblocks used in the printing of "Tales of Genji VI"
Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
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 9
Edition: edition of 35, plus 14 AP, 4 TP, 3 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 by Yasuyuki Shibata. Proofing and edition printing by Shibata.
Used to print dark brown, maroon and white.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper right corner, black marker "HF-3199 / BLOCK 9" [on paper]
inscribed upper centre, red marker "3199"
inscribed upper left corner, green pen "BLOCK A -->" [on tape]
inscribed upper left corner, blue pen "7[crossed out] + 9" [on tape]
wood 132.0 h x 121.8 w x 0.9 d cm
: TGL print documentation, 1998
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.1.199.9 Image rights
: © Tyler Graphics Ltd.