Van KOMISNeil EMMERSONVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Guardian Enlarge 1 /1

Van KOMIS

Neil EMMERSON

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1956

printer

  • Europe 1987-88

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Guardian June 1987 Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 4; plus 1 artist's proof, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Van Komis '89'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Guardian'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'VPW Proof 2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle].
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1957'
Dimensions: printed image 59.5 h x 89.6 w cm sheet 64.0 h x 94.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2648
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.