United States of America 1928
Tales of Genji III woodblock
1995 Description: one of 18 woodblocks used in the printing of "Tales of Genji III"
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 6
Edition: edition of 36, plus 14AP, 6TP, 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 cornflower blue, mid blue and taupe.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper left corner, black marker "HF-3196/BLOCK 6" [on paper]
inscribed upper centre, black pen "7" [on tape], "6" [on tape]
inscribed lower left corner, green pen "light" [vertically]
red marker line, lower left and centre
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 2002.1.1027.6 Image rights
: © Tyler Graphics Ltd.