Fred CRESSAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Inside story Enlarge 1 /1

Fred CRESS

Poona, India 1938 – 2009

  • England 1948-62
  • Australia from 1962
  • Europe 1965-67
  • USA 1979-80
  • India 1982
  • France 1992

AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Inside story 1989 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from two stones Support: thick off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper left, 'ARCHES /FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 12; plus 2 state proofs, 2 artist's proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed dated and titled lower right below printed image in black pencil, ' 'Inside Story' Cress '89'.Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Workshop Proof 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 439'
Dimensions: printed image 52.5 h x 74.5 w cm sheet 56.5 h x 76.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.439
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.