Aida TOMESCUJohn LOANEVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, not titled [abstract ovals centre right] 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)

not titled [abstract ovals centre right] March 1986 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: cream wove Velin Arches 250 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'ARCHES / FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 12; plus 2 artist's proofs, 2 printers proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Primary Insc: signed and dated upper left in image in black pencil, 'ACT '86'. not titled. inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'VPW proof II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 391'
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.2 h x 33.2 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 38.0 h x 56.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.391
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.