Helen FRANKENTHALER, Barcelona Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

Barcelona 1977 Title Notes: 000-007
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from two stones and five aluminium plates Support: cream, handmade, HMP paper
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 30, plus 10 artist's proofs; 4 trial proofs; 2 colour trial proofs; 2 special (presentation) proofs; work proof; right to print; printer's proof I; archive copy; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Bedford Village, New York
Date Published: 1977

Edition Notes: Printed by Kenneth Tyler and John Hutcheson. Nine colours printed: dark green (stone), yellow-green (stone), transparent green (colour flat, photo-aluminium plate), transparent dark-brown (aluminium plate), yellow and transparent blue (blend roll, aluminium plate), blue and yellow (aluminium plate), dark yellow (aluminium plate).
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left, pencil "Frankenthaler '77"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, pencil "R.T.P"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner., TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right, pencil "76-285"
Dimensions: composition 80.6 h x 60.2 w cm sheet 103.4 h x 79.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Harrison, P. (1996), p.55
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.865
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1977