United States of America 1928 – 2011

Gateway 1988 Description: right panel
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began 'Gateway' in 1982. The print was published in 1988.
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio, relief colour etching, aquatint, spitbite aquatint, relief and stencil printed from one magnesium plate and one copper plate Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 30, plus 10 AP, 2 TP, 4WP, RTP, PPI, PPII, A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1988

Edition Notes: One colour printed: black. Papermaking by Steve Reeves, Tom Strianese, and Michael Herstand. Magnesium plate preparation and processing by Kenneth Tyler and Pete Duchess. Proofing by Rodney Konopaki, Bob Cross and Tyler. Copper plate preparation, processing and proofing by Konopaki and Cross. Edition printing by Konopaki, Cross and Mark Mahaffey. Stenciling by Tom DeBolt and Roger Campbell.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "Gateway HF82-645" verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "Right panel/ mag. plate/ 2/18/82 plate made" verso: inscribed lower left, pencil "12/2/85/ after left margin corrected/ (areas removed)/ aquatint added"
Dimensions: plate 166.0 h x 65.0 w cm sheet 166.8 h x 66.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Harrison, P (1996), 154; TGL print documentation 1988
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.177
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.