United States of America 1928 – 2011

Day one 1980 Title Notes: 000-018
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio colour aquatint, sugar lift etching, etching and drypoint from two circular copper plates Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: verso top.r.c, TGL hexagon
Impression: colour trial proof III
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 plates I and 2 (first versions) printed in three colours: dark yellow, light pink and blue.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Frankenthaler"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "Colour trial proof III"
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower centre. blue crayon "Blotter paper" (upside-down) embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left, pencil "HF82-753"
Dimensions: plate 41.6 h x 41.6 w cm sheet 62.0 h x 76.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Harrison, P. (1996), 128.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.172.2
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1987