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Helen FRANKENTHALER

United States of America 1928 – 2011

Day one 1987 Title Notes: 000-021
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio colour aquatint, sugar lift etching, etching and drypoint from four circular copper plates Support: white, wove, handmade HMP paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufactuer's mark
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 58, plus 12 AP, 7 CTP, 3 WP, RTP, PPI, PPII, A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1987

Edition Notes: Printed in four colours from four circular copper plates in the following sequence: green-black (aquatint and sugar-lift etching), blue-black (aquatint and sugar-lift etching), black (aquatint and drypoint) and white (etching). Printed by Bob Cross and Rodney Konopaki.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left, pencil "HF 2 Ap '86"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "RTP" inscribed lower left corner, pencil "Velvety and mysterious! Go!"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left, pencil "HF82-753" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "2R"
Dimensions: comp 64.6 h x 61.8 w cm sheet 41.0 h x 41.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Harrison, P. (1996), 128.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.172.5
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1987