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James CANT

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1911 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1982

  • England, Europe 1934-39
  • England 1949-55

Six signed artist's prints. Introduction by Clive Turnbull. 1948 Description: a folio of 6 cliche verre prints

Collection Title: Six signed artist's prints, by James Cant. Adelaide: the artist, 1948
Page: collection record
Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper cliche-verre, printed in blue pigment, each from one hand-drawn glass plate; letterpress text Support: thin buff wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 48/150
Edition: edition of 150

Edition Notes: The folio was designed and text printed by Rod Shaw, of Edwards and Shaw, Sydney.
Dimensions: folio (closed) 34.8 h x 30.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.938.1-7
Subject: Collection: The James Agapitos and Ray Wilson collection of Australian surrealist art, acquired, 2007. Australia, Art style: Surrealism
Image rights: © James Cant. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Agapitos/Wilson Collection, Sydney
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, of the Agapitos/Wilson Collection, from James Agapitos and Ray Wilson, Sydney, August 2007.