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United States of America 1928 – 2011

Tales of Genji VI woodblocks 1995 Description: seven woodblocks used in the printing of "Tales of Genji VI"
Place made: 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: prints, matrices, matrices (used for both relief and intaglio printing) woodblocks used in the printing of colour woodcuts Support: seven woodblocks: maple and one pine
Impression: parent record
Edition: edition of 35, plus 14AP, 4TP, 3SP, RTP, PPI, TGLimp., A
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Mount Kisco, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1998

Edition Notes: Project supervision by Kenneth Tyler. Papermaking by Tom Strianese and John Hutcheson. Woodblock and stencil preparation by Yasuyuki Shibata. Proofing and edition printing by Shibata. An original 33 colour woodcut and stencil printed on tan TGL, handmade paper from 14 woodblocks (13 maple, 1 pine) and 1 stencil.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Cat Raisonné: TGL print documentation, 1998
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.199.1-15
Image rights: © Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.