Mike PARRJohn LOANEVIRIDIAN PRESSMike PARRVIRIDIAN PRESS, River of the gaze Enlarge 1 /1

Mike PARR

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1945

  • Europe 1973
  • 1977-78

John LOANE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer

VIRIDIAN PRESS

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Mike PARR

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1945

co-publisher

  • Europe 1973
  • 1977-78

VIRIDIAN PRESS

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1988

co-publisher (organisation)

River of the gaze 1988 Description: series of [3] prints.

Collection Title: River of the gaze: Melbourne, 1988.
Page: part 1
Place made: Viridian Press, Harmsworth Street, Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint and foul-biting, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: thick textured off-white wove Hahnemühle 350 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right corner, image of rooster with shield within circle [Hahnemühle].
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/12
Edition: edition of 12; 2 artist's proofs, 1 printer's proof

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Mike Parr 88'. not titled. inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '1/12 #1'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, ‘VP [enclosed in square]’.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 21.2 h x 29.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 39.5 h x 53.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.2079.1
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Viridian Press, Melbourne, 1989.