Stewart MACFARLANENeil EMMERSONVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Morning sun Enlarge 1 /1

Stewart MACFARLANE

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia born 1953

  • United States 1976-78 Europe 1986-87

Neil EMMERSON

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1956

printer

  • Europe 1987-88

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Morning sun 1984 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, Meat Market Craft Centre, 42 Courtney Street, North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'ARCHES / FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 15; plus 3 artist's proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Stewart Macfarlane 1989'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'Morning Sun' '. Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'V.P.W. Proof 2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1236'
Dimensions: printed image 30.4 h x 23.0 w cm sheet 56.5 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 2002.431.1236
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.