David GATISSJohn LOANEChris CHERRYVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOPPRINT COUNCIL OF AUSTRALIA, Lindas platypus Enlarge 1 /1

David GATISS

England, United Kingdom born 1949

  • Australia from 1959

John LOANE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, intaglio

Chris CHERRY

printer (intaglio)

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

PRINT COUNCIL OF AUSTRALIA

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1966

commissioner (organisation)

Lindas platypus 1982 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper photo-etching and aquatint, printed in warm black ink, from one plate Support: thick off-white wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left edge, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 60

Edition Notes: Produced in the Access Workshop.
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'D Gatiss'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Lindas Platypus'. inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'V.P.W. Proof 2'
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1408'
Dimensions: image 39.0 h x 55.6 w cm plate-mark 50.0 h x 39.0 w cm sheet 57.0 h x 76.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1408
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002. Australia, Animal: Platypus
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.