Mike PARRJohn LOANEVIRIDIAN PRESSMike PARRVIRIDIAN PRESS, Language and chaos III Enlarge 1 /1

Mike PARR

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1945

  • Europe 1973
  • 1977-78

John LOANE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer

VIRIDIAN PRESS

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Mike PARR

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1945

co-publisher

  • Europe 1973
  • 1977-78

VIRIDIAN PRESS

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1988

co-publisher (organisation)

Language and chaos III 1989-90 Description: series of [12] prints.

Collection Title: Language and chaos III: Melbourne, 1990.
Page: parts 1-12
Place made: Viridian Press, Harmsworth Street, Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoints, electric angle grinder and burnishing, printed in black ink, each from one copper plate; subsequently overprinted with lift-ground aquatints, printed in black ink, each from one steel plate Support: Hahnemühle 350 gsm paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/3
Edition: edition of 3; 1 artist's proof, 1 printer's proof

Edition Notes: The plates from ‘12 untitled self-portraits (set I)’ 1989 which were used in 'Language and chaos I and II' 1989-90 have been scraped back and overprinted with text from another 12 steel plates worked in lift-ground aquatint [#28; FP P32].
Dimensions: printed image (overall) 214.0 h x 468.0 w cm sheet (overall) 214.0 h x 468.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1991
Accession No: NGA 91.688.1-12
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Viridian Press, Melbourne, 1991.