John BRACKGeorge BALDESSINNeil MALONECROSSLEY PRINT WORKSHOP, Girl and mat. Enlarge 1 /1

John BRACK

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

George BALDESSIN

San Biagio di Callalta, Italy 1939 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1978

printer, lithographic

  • Australia from 1949
  • England, Italy 1962-63
  • Japan 1966
  • Brazil, France 1975-77

Neil MALONE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer's assistant

CROSSLEY PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1973

publisher

Girl and mat. 1976 Place made: Crossley Print Workshop, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from two zinc plates Support: thick white wove Arches Aquarelle Satine 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: 'Arches/France '
Edition State: published state
Impression: 16/25
Edition: edition of 25; plus 4 artist's proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'John Brack 76'.Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Girl and Mat'.Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '16/25'.
Secondary Insc: Publisher's blindstamp lower right, 'CPV' (Circle with arrow through the centre) [Crossley Print].
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, '26'.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 70.9 h x 50.4 w cm sheet (irregular) 76.1 h x 57.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.979
Image rights: © Helen Brack
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 1996.