Naracoorte, South Australia, Australia
- Germany 1974
- Europe, USSR, Far East 1982
- France 1990
- United States 1994
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP
Demonstration: negative dialectics (reconstruction from a New York City corpse, 4:20 am, 1994, of X-rays of an anonymous 19th century American painting after Titian).
May 1995 Description: Single image comprised of four parts, to be exhibited together as one work.
Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in cream ink, from one plate; lift ground, spit bite, aquatint, roulette, burnish and drypoint, printed in colour inks, from multiple plates Support: thick cream wove Velin Arches 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 16th state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 3; plus 1 artist's proof, 2 workshop proofs, 1 cancellation proof
Primary Insc: Signed and dated (sheet16d) lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Bernard Sachs 1995'.
Titled (sheet 16c) lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Demonstration: negative dialectics (reconstruction from a New York City corpse, 4:20 am, 1994, of' and (sheet 16d) lower left in black pencil, 'X-rays of an anonymous 19th century American painting after Titian)'.
Inscribed with impression details (sheet 16c) lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'APW2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW'[within rectangle] on sheet 16d
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2568.A-D'
plate-mark (each) 89.0 h x 59.5 w cm plate-mark (overall) 179.0 h x 119.0 w cm sheet (each) 96.0 h x 65.5 w cm sheet (overall) 192.0 h x 131.0 w cm
: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.431.2568.A-D Subject
: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002. Image rights
: © Bernhard Sachs
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.