John BRACKJohn ROBINSONNeil LEVESONDRUCKMA PRESSAUSTRALIAN OPERA COMPANY, La Traviata. Enlarge 1 /1

John BRACK

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

John ROBINSON

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1940 – Bendigo, Victoria, Australia 2009

printer, lithographic

  • Europe 1967-69, 1975-76

Neil LEVESON

Australia 1948 – 1992

printer

DRUCKMA PRESS

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1977 – 1983

print workshop (organisation)

AUSTRALIAN OPERA COMPANY

publisher (organisation)

La Traviata. April 1981 Place made: Druckma Press, West Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from four zinc plates (black, pink, mauve, red) Support: white wove Arches Aquarelle Satine 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower left, upper right vertical 'Arches/France '; upper left, watermark: lower right, '21'
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 150; plus 4 artist's proofs, additional workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'John Brack 81'.Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'La Traviata'.Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'A/P'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'dp'
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, '20'.
Dimensions: printed image 66.0 h x 49.2 w cm sheet 76.3 h x 57.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.980
Image rights: © Helen Brack
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 1996.