Salzgitter, West Germany born 1947

  • Australia from 1950


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Bowls 1993 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: thick cream wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, 'ARCHES / 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, ' 'Bowls' '. Inscribed with edition details lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'APW II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2652'
Dimensions: printed image 77.8 h x 59.6 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 2002.431.2652
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
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.