Aida TOMESCUAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Site III Enlarge 1 /1

Aida TOMESCU

Bucharest, Romania born 1955

  • Australia from 1980

AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Site III 1989 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black and cream ink, from three plates Support: medium-weight off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right, 'ARCHES / FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 12; plus 2 artist's proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Site III'. inscribed lower centre left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Proof 2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 435'
Dimensions: plate-mark 67.6 h x 48.6 w cm sheet 76.2 h x 56.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.435
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.