Helen FRANKENTHALER, Ariel Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

Ariel 1996 Title Notes: 003-001
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, relief, intaglio colour woodcut, etching and aquatint printed from three woodblocks and one copper plate Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Impression: artist's proof 10/16
Edition: edition of 45 plus 16 artist's proofs; 2 trial proofs; special proof; 2 working proofs; right to print; printer's proof I; printer's proof II; TGL impression; archive copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1996

Edition Notes: Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Woodblock proofing and edition printing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing of copper plate by Anthony Kirk. Ten colours printed.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "Frankenthaler '96"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, pencil "AP 10/16"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, Tyler Graphics chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left, pencil "HF95-3163"
Dimensions: plate 19.0 h x 44.4 w cm sheet 33.2 h x 58.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1996
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.166.1
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1996