Annette EDWARDSVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, House of Jesters Enlarge 1 /1

Annette EDWARDS

Birmingham, England 1952 – 2009

  • Australia from 1955

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

House of Jesters 1985 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper hard-ground etching, soft-ground etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, 'Arches/ FRANCE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 15; plus 1 artist's proof, 2 workshop proofs

Edition Notes: Produced in the Access Workshop.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A. Edwards 85'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'HOUSE OF JESTERS' '. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'V.W.P II'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1377'
Dimensions: printed image 60.0 h x 44.8 w cm sheet 75.8 h x 57.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1377
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.