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David PRESTON

born 1948

Bob RUSSELL

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1929 – Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia 2007

printer

STUDIO ONE INC

commenced 1985 – 2000

print workshop (organisation)

Blue iris 1990 Place made: Studio One, Kingston Art Space, 71 Leichhardt Street, Kingston, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block; hand-coloured Support: white wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right corner, 'BFK RIVES/FRANCE' and infinity symbol
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/10 artist's proof
Edition: edition of 50; plus 1 workshop proof, 10 artist's proofs, 1 printer's proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'David Preston 90'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Blue Iris'. Inscribed with impression details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'A.P. 4/10'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right corner verso in black pencil, '1.10'. Inscribed lower left corner verso in black pencil, '180?'.
Dimensions: printed image 49.4 h x 41.8 w cm sheet 76.6 h x 56.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Studio One Inc 2000
Accession No: NGA 2004.369.289
Subject: Collection: The Studio One Inc print workshop archive of Australian prints 1986 - 2000, acquired 2004.
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Studio One Inc print workshop on its closure in 2000, Canberra, 2004.