Robert DICKERSONMartin KINGSimon COOPERAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOPDICKERSON GALLERY, The black cat Enlarge 1 /1

Robert DICKERSON

Hurstville, New South Wales, Australia born 1924 – 2015

  • England, Europe 1972-73

Martin KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer, lithographic

Simon COOPER

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1966

printer's assistant

AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

DICKERSON GALLERY

publisher (organisation)

The black cat March 1997 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from four stones [or plates] Support: thick cream wove Velin Arches 250 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right corner, 'ARCHES / FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 35; plus 1 right-to-print proof, 3 artist's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'R. Dickerson'.not dated.not titled.inscribed with impression details lower left corner in black pencil, 'A.P.W. 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2182'
Dimensions: printed image 68.6 h x 51.8 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 76.0 h x 56.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2182
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.