Ann RADOAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, The beast that doesn't exist... Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1935


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

The beast that doesn't exist... 14 February 1996 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph (maniere noir), printed in black ink (reverse image), from one stone Support: thick cream wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof
Edition: edition of 16, 12 on cream paper, 4 on white paper; plus 2 artist's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated verso, lower right in black pencil, 'Ann Rado 1996'. Titled lower centre verso, in black pencil, 'The beast that doesn't exist ...'. Inscribed with edition details verso, lower left in black pencil, 'A.P.W'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1426'
Dimensions: printed image 27.0 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 37.5 h x 26.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1426
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.