Wes PLACEKAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Vessels (with yellow background) Enlarge 1 /1

Wes PLACEK

Salzgitter, West Germany born 1947

  • Australia from 1950

AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Vessels (with yellow background) July 1993 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: chine colle of cream paper on thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 5

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'W. Placek 93'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Vessels' ' . Inscribed with edition details lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'APW II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 0340'
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.2 h x 21.5 w cm sheet 42.2 h x 38.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.340
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: © Wes Placek c/- Wesart, Melbourne
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.