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Alun LEACH-JONES

Maghull, Lancashire, England born 1937

  • Australia from 1959
  • England 1964-65
  • United States 1981-82

John LOANE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

GWALIA PRESS

commenced 1978

publisher (organisation)

Cypress and acacia: A suite of six linoprints August 1986 Description: An unbound suite of 6 linocuts, plus title page and imprint page

Collection Title: Cypress and acacia: A suite of six linoprints. Sydney: Gwalia Press, 1986
Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, portfolios, ink; paper linocut, printed in Charbonnel blue concentrate/black ink, from one block Support: white wove Arches BFK Rives 250 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 10 numbered i/x - x/x (all folios in Roman numerals), edition of 20 numbered 1/20 - 20/20; plus 3 artist's proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed (imprint page) lower centre below text in black pencil, 'A Leach-Jones.'. Dated (frontispiece) in printed text, '1986'. Titled (frontispiece) in printed text, 'CYPRESS AND ACACIA: A SUITE OF SIX LINOPRINTS'. Inscribed with impression details (imprint sheet) lower centre below text in black pencil, 'VPW 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2809-2816'
Dimensions: printed image 46.0 h x 38.0 w cm sheet 56.6 h x 63.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2809-2816
Image rights: Courtesy of the artist
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.