Ruth JOHNSTONENeil LEVESONNeil EMMERSONMarian CRAWFORDVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Embracing the north west Enlarge 1 /1

Ruth JOHNSTONE

Hamilton, Victoria, Australia born 1955

Neil LEVESON

Australia 1948 – 1992

printer, lithographic

Neil EMMERSON

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1956

printer's assistant

  • Europe 1987-88

Marian CRAWFORD

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1955

printer's assistant

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Embracing the north west September - October 1988 Description: part 1 of diptych
Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple stones Support: grey wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right corner, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 15; plus 1 trial proof, 2 artist's proofs, 3 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: No blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2991'
Dimensions: printed image 101.0 h x 70.8 w cm sheet (irreg deckle) 112.8 h x 76.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2991
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.