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"
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 12
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.
Red marker lines.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed upper right corner, black marker "HF-3196/BLOCK 12" [on paper]
inscribed upper centre, red marker "HF-3196"
inscribed upper centre, red pen "12[circled]" [on tape], green pen "12" [on tape], pencil "COBALT ULTRA"
inscribed lower right, blue pen "3[circled] TOP BLUE" [vertically]
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 2002.1.1027.12 Image rights
: © Tyler Graphics Ltd.