Timothy RALPH

Perth, Western Australia, Australia born 1959


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

The sleep of reason 1987 Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and sugarleft, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: textured buff wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof
Edition: edition of 25; plus 2 arist's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Edition Notes: Produced in the Access Workshop.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'T RALPH 87'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'THE SLEEP OF REASON'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'V.P.W. PROOF'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1145'
Dimensions: plate-mark 49.5 h x 41.0 w cm sheet 73.0 h x 56.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1145
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: © Timothy Ralph. Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.