Rod EWINS, The topiarist Enlarge 1 /1


Fiji born 1940

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

The topiarist 1983 Place made: Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper photo-etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: medium-weight cream wove van Gelder 300gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer’s mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 100; plus 5 artist's proofs

Edition Notes: 5 artist's proofs printed by the artist on van Gelder maize paper, printed in Pineda de Mar, Barcelona by Taller Galeria Fort
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ewins 83'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The Topiarist'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A.P'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 10.0 h x 10.0 w cm sheet 25.0 h x 25.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Artist 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.798
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, 1997.