Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP
Books and spectacles
Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper etching and drypoint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: chine colle of red paper on thick grey wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, 'BFK RIVES/ FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 12
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '[illegible] 94'.
Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Books & Spectacles'.
Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'apw 2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1637'
plate-mark 25.0 h x 50.2 w cm sheet 55.8 h x 76.0 w cm
: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.431.1637 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.