David FRANCISVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Three friends. Enlarge 1 /1

David FRANCIS

Scarborough, England born 1955

  • Australia from 1967

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Three friends. 1984 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, Meat Market Craft Centre, 42 Courtney Street, North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper right, 'BFK RIVES'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, '[monograph] DF. 84'.Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Three Friends'.Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'V.P.W. II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VP' [fragment] [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2907'
Dimensions: printed image 59.6 h x 45.0 w cm sheet 85.0 h x 60.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2907
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.