Birmingham, England 1952
VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
The shadow of past things
Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp lower right edge, 'VERITABLE PAPIER D'ARCHE / SATINE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 10; plus 1 artist's proof, 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, ' 'THE SHADOW OF PAST THINGS' '.
Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'VPW II'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1421'
plate-mark 44.7 h x 60.0 w cm sheet 57.0 h x 75.5 w cm
: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.431.1421 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.