Helen FRANKENTHALER, Day one Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

Day one 1980 Title Notes: 000-017
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio colour aquatint, sugar lift etching, etching and drypoint from one circular copper plate Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: embossed l.r.c, TGL chop [hexagon]
Impression: colour trial proof I
Edition: edition of 58, plus 12 AP, 7 CTP, 3 WP, RTP, PPI, PPII, A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1987

Edition Notes: Proofing and edition printing by Rodney Konopaki and Bob Cross. Proof of plate I (first version) printed in four colours: blend of pink, blue, yellow and mauve.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Frankenthaler '80"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "Colour trial proof # I"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left, pencil "HF82-753" verso: inscribed centre right, pencil "-->"
Dimensions: plate 41.6 h x 41.6 w cm sheet 84.0 h x 74.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Harrison, P. (1996), 128.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.172.1
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1987