Grahame C. SYDNEYMarian SUSSEXAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Sleeper Enlarge 1 /1

Grahame SYDNEY

Dunedin, Aotearoa, New Zealand born 1948

Marian SUSSEX

Australia born 1916

printer, lithographic

AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Sleeper 1992 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: thick off-white wove Arches Aquarelle 300gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp lower right edge, 'AQUARELLE ARCHES'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition unknown; 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Grahame Sydney'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'Sleeper' ' Inscribed with edition details and dated lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'A.P.W. 2/2 1992'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1640'
Dimensions: printed image 41.5 h x 66.0 w cm sheet 56.2 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 2002.431.1640
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.