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


United States of America 1928 – 2011

A page from a book II 1996
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 colour etching and aquatint 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, TGLimp., A
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. published as part of "This is not a book" the print is titled "Page 19". A 9 colour etching, aquatint and aquatint printed from five copper plates in five runs.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, 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 "HF95-3229"
Dimensions: plate 14.2 h x 45.2 w cm sheet 25.8 h x 62.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1997
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.163.2
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1997