Brent HARRIS, Grotesquerie 1 Enlarge 1 /1


Palmerston North, Aotearoa New Zealand born 1956

  • Australia from 1981

Grotesquerie 1 2002 Description: Single work. A folio set of seven woodblock prints printed in the Japanese manner. (Grotesquerie 1, 2, 3, 7, 9, 10, 14)

Collection Title: Grotesquerie
Page: part 1.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in four colours in the Japanese manner, from multiple blocks Support: thin cream rice paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 18/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Brent Harris '02 [artist stamp in red ink]'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'GROTESQUERIE' (NO.1)'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, '18/20'.
Dimensions: printed image 33.6 h x 14.9 w cm sheet 40.6 h x 22.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John McBride 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.153.1
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the commissioner of the set of prints, John McBride, April 2007