Robert OWENJohn LOANEVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOPNATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIAAUSTRALIAN BICENTENNIAL AUTHORITY, Re-vision (melancholia) Enlarge 1 /1

Robert OWEN

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1937

  • Greece 1963-66
  • England 1966-75, 1985
  • France 1988

John LOANE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

NATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIA

co-publisher (organisation)

AUSTRALIAN BICENTENNIAL AUTHORITY

commenced 1981

co-publisher (organisation)

Re-vision (melancholia) 1988 Description: box file, containing [25] loose prints by [25] Australian artists and an illustrated catalogue.

Collection Title: Prints by twenty-five Australian artists: Canberra, 1988.
Page: part 18
Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, paper embossing Support: thick white wove Arches BFK Rives 250 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, 'BFK RIVES'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/80
Edition: edition of 80; 2 artist's proofs, 1 printer's proof, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Robert Owen 1988'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Re-vision. (Melancholia)'. Inscibed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1/80'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: embossed image 45.4 h x 45.0 w cm sheet 76.1 h x 57.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Commissioned by the Australian National Gallery, Canberra and the Australian Bicentennial Authority 1988
Accession No: NGA 90.962.18
Subject: Australia, Bicentennial, 1988
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the ANG & Australian Bicentennial Authority, Sydney, 1990.