Graham FRANSELLAAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Woman and large hand Enlarge 1 /1


Harrow, England born 1950

  • Australia from 1975


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Woman and large hand 1992 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, lift-ground aquatint and soft-ground etching, printed in colour inks, from four plates Support: medium-weight off-white wove Arches 250 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'ARCHES / FRANCE' and infinity symbol
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof 2
Edition: edition of 21; plus 1 right-to-print proof; 1 trial proof, 2 artist's proofs, 1 printer's proof, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below image in blue pencil, 'Fransella 92'. Titled lower centre below image in blue pencil, ''Woman and large hand''. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A.P II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1280'
Dimensions: plate-mark [a] 35.1 h x 28.0 w cm plate-mark [b] 35.0 h x 27.8 w cm sheet 50.4 h x 66.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1280
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: Courtesy of the artist
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.