Helen LEMPRIERE, Bird and the star Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1907 – Mona Vale, New South Wales, Australia 1991

  • Europe, USA 1950-66
  • Cambodia c.1968

Bird and the star 1960s Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 13/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Lempriere'. not dated. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Bird and the star'. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '13/20.
Dimensions: plate-mark 25.6 h x 25.6 w cm sheet 55.8 h x 38.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Keith Wood, in memory of his wife Helen Lempriere 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.914
  • Keith Wood, widower of the artist.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Keith Wood, 1992.