Franz KEMPFNeil LEVESONVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, 40th Anniversary Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1926

  • Israel 1965-69


Australia 1948 – 1992

printer, lithographic


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

40th Anniversary [Fortieth Anniversary] 1988 Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper photo-lithograph, printed in colour inks, from three stones Support: off-white wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'BFK Rives / FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 300; plus 15 artist's proofs, 4 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Franz Kempf 88'.not titled.inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'V/PW 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1159'
Dimensions: printed image 67.8 h x 48.0 w cm sheet 76.0 h x 56.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1988.2 | impression
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1159
Image rights: © Franz Kempf
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.