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

United States of America 1928
Freefall 1993
relief, stencil
colour woodcut and stencil on white, handmade TGL paper base sheet hand-coloured with dye using plexiglass and Mylar stencils; woodcut printing from one assembled plate consisting of 21 woodblocks; one ink applied using stencil after printing
white, wove, handmade, hand-coloured, TGL paper
edition of 30, plus 8 AP, 5 TP, WP, RTP, PPI, PPII, TGLimp., A, C
no manufacturer's mark
Papermaking by Tom Strianese and Robert Meyer. Woodblock preparation by Kevin Falco, John Hutcheson and Ken Tyler, assisted by Michael Meuller and Scott Lewis. Proofing by Tyler, Hutcheson, Falco, Mueller, Lewis, Strianese, Meyer and Christopher Creyts. Edition printing by Tyler, Hutcheson, Falco and Creyts. Paper pulp dyed in 15 colours from 13 plexiglass and five Mylar stencils, printed from one plate assembled from 21 Philippine Ribbon mahogany plywood blocks. Dyes applied: yellow, magenta, red-violet, pink-violet, gray-violet, dark grey-violet, dark violet, light green, medium green, light brown-green, grey brown-green, dark green, light blue, blue and dark blue. [SEE NOTES]
Harrison. P. (1996), 233; TGL print documentation, 1992
comp and sheet 199.4 (h) x 153.2 (w) cm
signed and dated, lower right corner, pencil "Frankenthaler '93"
Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
NGA 2002.1.1135.1
© Helen Frankenthaler / Tyler Graphics Ltd. 1992
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