Wes PLACEKAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Tulips Enlarge 1 /1

Wes PLACEK

Salzgitter, West Germany born 1947

  • Australia from 1950

AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Tulips 1993 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in sepia ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, 'BFK RIVES / 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, 'W. Placek '93'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Tulips' '. Inscribed with edition details lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'APW II'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2650'
Dimensions: plate-mark 78.0 h x 59.5 w cm sheet 106.4 h x 75.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2650
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: © Wes Placek c/- Wesart, Melbourne
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.