DETAIL: Helen FRANKENTHALER Freefall 1993 colour woodcut Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
 
 
Helen FRANKENTHALER | Essence mulberry

 
FRANKENTHALER, Helen
United States of America 1928
Essence mulberry 1977
relief
colour woodcut printed from four woodblocks
buff, laid, handmade, Maniai gampi paper
edition of 46, plus 10 AP, 13 TP, 2 WP, RTP, PPI, A, 8 RP
right to print
no manufacturer's mark
Eight colours printed from four woodblocks: blend of yellow and brown (blend roll, oak veneer), blend of dark red and transparent base (blend roll, birchwood), blend of blue and transparent base (blend roll walnut), pink and dark blue (lauan plywood). Proofing and edition printing by John Hutcheson and Kenneth Tyler.
Harrison, P. (1996), 57.
comp and sheet 101.0 (h) x 47.0 (w) cm
frame 106.0 (h) x 52.7 (w) x 4.0 (d) cm
signed and dated lower left corner, pencil "Frankenthaler '77" signed and dated lower left, pencil "HF/ 6 Oct 77"
NGA 1979.2871
© Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd.
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