Aida TOMESCUJohn LOANEVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Sweet waters III Enlarge 1 /1

Aida TOMESCU

Bucharest, Romania born 1955

  • Australia from 1980

John LOANE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, intaglio

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Sweet waters III 1986 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, roullette and drypoint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof
Edition: edition of 15; plus 1 artist's proof, 1 printer's proof, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right within image in black pencil, 'ACT 86'. not titled. Titled and inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sweet waters [illeg.] Proof'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 389'
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.4 h x 33.1 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 56.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.389
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: © Aida Tomescu
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.