Rod EWINS, The Way It Was (The Residence III). Enlarge 1 /1


Fiji born 1940

  • Australia from 1957
  • England, Europe 1963-65
  • USA 1976

The Way It Was (The Residence III). March - April 1983
Collection Title: The Residence
Page: no. 3
Place made: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper photo-etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: medium-weight off-white wove van Gelder 300gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer’s mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/10
Edition: edition of 10, 7 folio prints (10 notional); plus 10 artist's proofs numbered I/X to X/X

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Ewins 83'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'The Way It Was'. Artist's blind stamp lower left below printed image, 'E [enclosed within rectangle]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 30.5 h x 45.0 w cm sheet 46.5 h x 59.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Artist 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.661.3
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Hobart, 1997.