Arthur BOYDJohn LOANEAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Lovers near a tent and black pool Enlarge 1 /1

Arthur BOYD

Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia 1920 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999

  • England, Australia, Italy from 1959

John LOANE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, intaglio

AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Lovers near a tent and black pool 1962-63
Collection Title: The Australian Print Workshop archive of Australian prints and book arts.
Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and drypoint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2nd edition workshop proof 2
Edition: 1st edition of 25, plus 5 artist's proofs. 2nd edition of 53; plus 1 right-to-print proof, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Arthur Boyd'. not dated. not titled. inscribed with impression details lower left in black pencil, 'V.P.W. Proof II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 856'
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.0 h x 30.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 38.5 h x 49.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.856
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: Reproduced with permission of Bundanon Trust
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.