Helen FRANKENTHALER, All about blue Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

All about blue 1994 Title Notes: 001-060
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, relief colour lithograph and woodcut printed from six aluminium plates and one woodblock Support: natural, handmade, triple layer, Kozo fibre paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: artist's proof 11/12
Edition: edition of 38 plus 12 artist's proofs; 3 working proofs; 11 trial proofs (TP 1/6-6/6; TP I 1/3-3/3; TP II 1/2-2/2); 2 special proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; TGL impression; archive copy; cancellation proof
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1994

Edition Notes: Eight colours printed: blue, purple, yellow, green, pink-purple, orange, red, emerald green. Proofing of plates by Lee Funderburg and Kevin Falco. Edition printing of plates by Funderburg. Preparation of trial woodblocks by Ken Tyler and Yasuyuki Shibata. Finish sanding and carving by the artist assisted by Tyler. Edition printing by Funderburg.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "AP 11/12"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "HF92-3058".
Dimensions: comp and sheet 123.0 h x 73.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1994; P. Harrison (1996), 235
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.164.1
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1994