VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Birth of Mel
Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick off-white wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper left edge, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition unknown
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'G. Gilmour '87'.
Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Birth of Mel'.
Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'VPW Proof II'
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1399'
plate-mark 60.0 h x 41.0 w cm sheet 76.0 h x 56.0 w cm
: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.431.1399 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.