Birmingham, England 1952 – 2009

  • Australia from 1955


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Dance of decadence 1985 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 10; plus 1 artist's proof, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A Edwards 85'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'DANCE OF DECADENCE' '. Inscribed with edition details lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'VWP II'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1213'
Dimensions: plate-mark 50.0 h x 32.0 w cm sheet 63.5 h x 44.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1213
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.