John BRACK, not titled [test plate]. Enlarge 1 /1

John BRACK

East Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia 1920 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999

not titled [test plate]. 1954, dated 1956 Place made: Swinburne Technical College, John Street, Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: cream laid paper
Edition State: 1st state of 1
Impression: proof
Edition: no edition printed, one proof printed by the artist

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower rileft to right in black pencil, 'John Brack 1956 [sic]'. inscribed lower left at base of sheet in black pencil, 'Untitled / The first etching - no edition'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 7.6 h x 12.6 w cm sheet 17.2 h x 25.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1994
Accession No: NGA 94.296
Image rights: © Helen Brack
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Tolano Galleries, Melbourne, 1994.