Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Spilt coffee 1982 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, Meat Market Craft Centre, 42 Courtney Street, North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: thick off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, 'BFK RIVES /FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition unknown; plus 2 workshop proofs

Edition Notes: Produced in the Access Workshop.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Herbert Orenstein 1982'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Spilt Coffee'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'VPW PROOF 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1392'
Dimensions: printed image (overall) 51.0 h x 34.5 w cm printed image (a) 39.3 h x 34.5 w cm printed image (b) 8.9 h x 34.5 w cm sheet 76.2 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 2002.431.1392
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.