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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia born 1952

Basil HALL

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1954

printer, intaglio


commenced 1985 – 2000

print workshop (organisation)

sketch book series II 27 April 1988 Place made: Studio One, Kingston Art Space, 71 Leichhardt Street, Kingston, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper photo-etching and soft-ground etching, printed in 55985 black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove Hahnemuhle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Impression: proof
Edition: edition of 16; plus 2 artist's proofs, 1 printer's proof, 1 workshop proof

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'M.M.'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower right corner verso in black pencil, '1.239'. Inscribed with artist's notes lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'O.K. to print' and upper centre edge, 'softground all/burnished part/more here too.'. Workshop blindstamp lower right corner, 'STUDIO ONE INC./CANBERRA [within circle]'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.8 h x 43.6 w cm sheet 29.7 h x 57.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Studio One Inc 2000
Accession No: NGA 2004.369.279
Subject: Collection: The Studio One Inc print workshop archive of Australian prints 1986 - 2000, acquired 2004.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Studio One Inc print workshop on its closure in 2000, Canberra, 2004.