Vicki VARVARESSOSJohn LOANEVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOPNATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIAAUSTRALIAN BICENTENNIAL AUTHORITY, Sepik man with gardenia Enlarge 1 /1

Vicki VARVARESSOS

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1949

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)

Sepik man with gardenia 1987 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 24
Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour (by the reduction process), from one block Support: thick off-white wove Velin Arches Creme paper
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, 'V. Varvaresso. '87'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Sepik Man with Gardenia'. Inscribed 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: printed image 37.0 h x 30.6 w cm sheet 76.1 h x 56.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Commissioned by the Australian National Gallery, Canberra and the Australian Bicentennial Authority 1988
Accession No: NGA 90.962.24
Subject: Australia, Bicentennial, 1988
Image rights: © Vicki Varvaressos
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the ANG & Australian Bicentennial Authority, Sydney, 1990.