Wells TRENFIELDVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Against the tide Enlarge 1 /1

Wells TRENFIELD

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1949

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Against the tide 1983 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, Meat Market Craft Centre, 42 Courtney Street, North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp: lower left, 'VERITABLE PAPIER D' ARCHE SATINE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: Produced in the Access Workshop.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Wells. 83'. Titled lower right centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Against The Tide'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'VPW II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle].
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1957'
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 63.0 h x 80.0 w cm sheet 57.0 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 2002.431.1782
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.