Helen FRANKENTHALER, Magellan IV Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1928 – 2011

Magellan IV 2001
Collection Title: the 'Magellan' series 1996-2001
Place made: Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began the Magellan Series in 1996 and published the editioned prints in 2001
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio colour soft ground etching, aquatint and drypoint printed from one copper plate Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: trial proof V
Edition: edition: 14 plus 4AP; 5TP; RTP; PPI; TGLimp; A; C
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 2001

Edition Notes: One colour printed: black. The intaglio plates were prepared and processed by Anthony Kirk with steel facing, proofing and edition printing by Peter Braune. The title page and colophon was printed by Michael Mueller Studio.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right corner, pencil "Frankenthaler '01"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "TP V"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon] verso: inscribed lower left corner pencil "IV/ HF96-3228A"
Dimensions: comp 20.2 h x 42.9 w cm sheet 33.4 h x 61.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 2001
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.165.3
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 2001