Akio MAKIGAWAAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Memory and spirit Enlarge 1 /1


Japan, Saga Prefecture, Karatsu City 1948 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999

  • Perth WA Australia Melbourne VIC Australia (//1981) Australia from 1977


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Memory and spirit May - June 1998 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'ARCHES / FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 30, numbers 12/30 - 30/30 printed May - June 1998; plus 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Akio Makigawa '98'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Memory and Spirit'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'APW 2/2' and lower left edge 'APW'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 857'
Dimensions: plate-mark 29.5 h x 22.8 w cm sheet 56.0 h x 38.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.857
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.