Helen FRANKENTHALER, Madame de Pompadour Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

Madame de Pompadour 1985-90 Title Notes: 000-031
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from one stone and 12 aluminium plates Support: white, machine mould made, Arches Cover paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 13
Edition: edition of 60, plus 14 AP, SP, 2 WP, RTP, PPI, PPII, A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1990

Edition Notes: Proofing of stone by Ken Tyler and Michael Herstand, assisted by Roger Campbell. Edition printing by John Hutcheson. Proofing and edition printing of plates by Lee Funderburg. 13 colours printed from one stone and 12 aluminium plates. Black was printed from the stone and the following colous were printed from the plates: light tan, tan, light pink, yellow, dark yellow, pink, light red, red, dark red, cyan blue, ultramarine blue and black.
Primary Insc: signed and dated embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon], pencil "Frankenthaler '85-90"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "AP 13/14"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "HF85-881"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 110.4 h x 75.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Harrison, P. (1996), 170; TGL print documentation, 1990
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.188
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1990