Birmingham, England 1952
VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Homage to handspan
Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, 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 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left edge, 'Arches / FRANCE'; watermark upper right edge, 'Arches / FRANCE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 10; plus 2 artist's proofs, 2 workshop proofs
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, 'Homage to Handspan'.
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 1418'
plate-mark 50.2 h x 49.7 w cm sheet 75.4 h x 57.0 w cm
: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.431.1418 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.