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Heather SHIMMEN

Australia born 1957

Valentine -- a rival in the field. 1998

  • 20 panels (4 x 5) of organza on paper on backing sheet mounted on thick card
Victoria, Australia
prints, ink; paper
Technique: linocut, printed in colour, from multiple blocks
Support: organza on white wove paper on thick white cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/5
Edition: edition of 5
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image on backing sheet in black pencil, 'H. Shimmen 98'.Titled lower centre below printed image on backing sheet in black pencil, ''Valentine - a rival in the field''.Inscribed with impression details lower left below printed image on backing sheet in black pencil, '1/5'.
fabric (each) 29.8 h x 29.6 w cm
sheet (each) 29.8 h x 29.6 w cm
sheet 149.6 h x 119.9 w cm
backing sheet 160.0 h x 130.0 w cm
Gift of the Silk Cut Foundation 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.49.34
© Heather Shimmen
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, of the Silk Cut Foundation, Melbourne, 2004.