Dean BOWENVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, The coloured factories Enlarge 1 /1

Dean BOWEN

Maryborough, Victoria, Australia born 1957

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

The coloured factories 1988 Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in red, yellow and black ink, from three plates Support: thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper right corner, image of rooster with shield within circle [Hahnemühle].
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 plate-mark in black pencil, 'Dean Bowen '91'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'The Coloured Factories' '. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'VPW 2'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2121'
Dimensions: plate-mark a) 49.4 h x 29.5 w cm plate-mark (b) 49.4 h x 36.4 w cm sheet 58.0 h x 78.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2121
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: © Dean Bowen. Licensed by Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.