Helen FRANKENTHALER, A page from a book I Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

A page from a book I 1995
Collection Title: one of three images taken from 'This is not a book' and published individually
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio, stencil colour etching, aquatint, mezzotint and stencil Support: white, wove handmade TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: embossed l.r.c, TGL chop [hexagon]
Impression: artist's proof 10/16
Edition: edition of 60, plus 16 AP, RTP, PPI, PPII, 2 SP, TGLimp., A (Note: Cancellation proof for this image was completed for the book)
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1997

Edition Notes: Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Proofing and edition printing by Anthony Kirk, Brian Maxwell, Christopher Creyts and Kimberly Bursic. Pochoir stencil making and stenciling by Ken Tyler. published as part of "This is not a book" the print is titled "Page 9". A 24 colour etching, aquatint, mezzotint and stencil printed from seven copper plates and one stencil in eight runs.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Frankenthaler 97"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left , pencil "AP 10/16"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left, pencil "HF95-3223A"
Dimensions: plate 11.2 h x 46.4 w cm sheet 25.8 h x 62.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1997
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.163.1
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1997