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David PRESTON

born 1948

Basil HALL

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1954

printer, intaglio

STUDIO ONE INC

commenced 1985 – 2000

print workshop (organisation)

Moonrise 1990 Place made: Studio One, Kingston Art Space, 71 Leichhardt Street, Kingston, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint, printed in blue-black ink, from one plate Support: cream wove Hahnemuhle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right corner, image of rooster with shield within circle [Hahnemühle].
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 50; plus 5 artist's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 2 printer's proofs, state proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'David Preston 90'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Moonrise'. Inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A.P. 2/5'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower right corner verso in black pencil, '1.5'. Inscribed lower left corner verso in black pencil, '185'. Workshop blindstamp lower right corner, 'STUDIO ONE INC./CANBERRA'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 50.1 h x 44.9 w cm sheet 79.0 h x 55.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Studio One Inc 2000
Accession No: NGA 2004.369.303
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.