United States of America
Tales of Genji III
Collection Title: the 'Tales of Genji' series 1998
Mount Kisco, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Creation Notes: Frankenthaler began the Tales of Genji series in 1995 and published the edition prints in 1998
Materials & Technique:
colour woodcut from multiple blocks, stencil
Support: grey, wove, TGL handmade paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: unsigned edition quality impression
Edition: edition of 36, plus 14 AP, 6 TP, RTP, PPI, TGLimp., A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd
Place Published: Mount Kisco, New York
Date Published: 1998
Edition Notes: Project supervision by Kenneth Tyler. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Woodblock preparation by Yasuyuki Shibata. Proofing by Shibata assisted by Christopher Creyts. Edition printing by Shibata.
53 colour woodcut with stencil, printed on greyTGL handmade paper from 18 woodblocks (17 apple maple, 1 mahogany) and 2 stencils.
[with five block printings]
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop
verso: inscribed lower right corner, "started/Jan 97'/ stopped after/ Block #5 / proof #5 / (1/2/97)"
verso: inscribed lower right corner, pencil "ocher-ocher / sienna / white / BLUE - Turquoise / BROWN - Greenish umber / WOODGRAIN / ocher / sienna / gr umber / BLACK"
comp and sheet
x 107.8 w
: TGL print documentation, 1998
: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
: NGA 2002.1.80.6
: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.