United States of America 1928 – 2011

Day one 1980 Title Notes: 000-019
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio colour aquatint, sugar lift etching, etching and drypoint from two circular copper plates Support: white, wove, St Armand paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour trial proof V
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 1 (first version) printed in light yellow and plate 2 (first version) printed in a blend of dark pink, green, mauve and blue.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Frankenthaler 1980"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "V colour trial proof"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "HF82-753" verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "ST ARMAND #194"
Dimensions: plate 41.2 h x 41.2 w cm sheet 64.0 h x 61.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Harrison, P. (1996), 128.
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.172.3
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1987