Ken UNSWORTHJohn LOANEVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, The disappeared Enlarge 1 /1

Ken UNSWORTH

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1931

  • USA 1971
  • Europe 1978-80

John LOANE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, lithographic

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

The disappeared June 1988
Collection Title: Prints by twenty-five Australian artists. Canberra: Australian National Gallery and Australian Bicentennial Authority, 1988.
Page: no.22.
Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper transfer-lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: thick cream wove Arches Satine 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper left, 'ARCHES'; blindstamp upper left edge, 'VERITABLE PAPIER D' ARCHE SATINE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 80; plus 2 trial proofs, 1 right-to-print proof, 2 artist's proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Ken Unsworth '88'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil,''The Disappeared' '. Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'VPW proof II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2319'
Dimensions: printed image 44.6 h x 60.8 w cm sheet 57.0 h x 76.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2319
Subject: Australia, Bicentennial, 1988
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.