Helen FRANKENTHALER, Reflections III Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

Reflections III 1994
Collection Title: the 'Reflections' series 1995
Title Notes: 001-010
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began the 'Reflections' series in 1994. The series was published in 1995.
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from seven aluminium plates, tusche Support: buff, wove, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: colour trial proof 1
Edition: edition of 30, plus 10 AP, 4 CTP, SP, 2 WP, RTP, PPI, PPII, TGLimp., A, C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1995

Edition Notes: Seven colours printed from seven aluminium plates: transparent blue-green, pale green, transparent pink, transparent purple, transparent orange and pale purple. (no transparent ocher printing) Preparation work for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing by Tyler and Funderburg. Edition printing by Funderburg.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Frankenthaler '94"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, pencil "Colour trial proof I (before image and paper made smaller for edition)"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "HF94-3110" and "TGL" verso: inscribed centre, pencil "628 LT BLUE FLAT DBSD, 8x LT GREEN WASH SD, OCHRE A DD, 725 LT PURP DD, 71 LT BLUE DD"
Dimensions: comp 37.0 h x 53.2 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 66.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation 1995
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1342.1
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1995