Richard TIPPING, Before We Go, with drawings by Vytas Serelis. Enlarge 1 /2
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia born 1949

  • Europe and England 1984-86

Open Door Press

Open Door Press

Before We Go, with drawings by Vytas Serelis. 1976 Place made: Canberra, ACT, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, posters, screenprint, printed in black and ochre ink, from two photo-stencils Support: thin smooth tan wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 51/100
Edition: print run of 100

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: Printed verso lower right in black ink, 'Illustration by Vytas Serelis / Broadsheet Number Twenty Two / Printed in Canberra on the Open Door Press, / A.D.Hope Building, A.N.U. A.C.T. 2601, / In a signed, numbered edition of 100. / 31st September 1976. / This is number [handwritten in pen and blue ink] 51.'.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image and text 29.2 h x 23.6 w cm sheet 33.1 h x 25.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 000017 | impression
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.1310.102
Image rights: © Richard Tipping
  • The Richard Tipping collection of visual / concrete poetry.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Richard Tipping, Wangi Wangi, New South Wales, September 1990.