Gareth SANSOMAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Swinging the maestrom Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1939


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Swinging the maestrom 1994 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: warm white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left corner, 'ARCHES [infinity symbol] FRANCE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sansom 94.'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'SWINGING THE MAELSTROM'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'APW2'
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2554'
Dimensions: printed image 50.8 h x 70.0 w cm sheet 75.0 h x 92.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2554
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.