Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Eye gods 1981 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, Meat Market Craft Centre, 42 Courtney Street, North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper right edge, 'ARCHES /FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Dorothy Ridsdale '81'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Eye-Gods'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'V.P.W. Proof 2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2252'
Dimensions: plate-mark 18.0 h x 24.6 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 52.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2252
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.