Grahame SYDNEY

Dunedin, Aotearoa, New Zealand born 1948


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1968

printer, intaglio

  • United States 1993-95


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

(Self portrait) June 1992 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in colour inks, from multiple plates Support: thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 20; plus 1 right-to-print proof, 2 artist's proofs, 1 printer's proof, 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Grahame Sydney'. not dated. not titled. Dated and inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'VPW 2/2 June 1992'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2233'
Dimensions: plate-mark 40.5 h x 53.5 w cm sheet 69.0 h x 56.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1295
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.