Gordon BENNETTJohn LOANEVIRIDIAN PRESS, not titled [blue retreat] Enlarge 1 /1

Gordon BENNETT

Australia 1955 – 2014

  • France 1991-92

John LOANE

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, intaglio

VIRIDIAN PRESS

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1988

print workshop (organisation)

not titled [blue retreat] 1993 Place made: Viridian Press, 148 Smith Street, Thornbury, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching, printed in black and blue ink, from two plates Support: Velin Arches 300 gsm paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: printer's proof
Edition: progressive proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'G. Bennett '93'. Not titled. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'P.P.'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner, 'VP' [within square].
Dimensions: plate-mark 29.4 h x 19.6 w cm sheet 60.6 h x 40.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia’s 25th anniversary, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1438.4
Image rights: © The Estate of Gordon Bennett. Licensed by John Citizen Arts Pty Ltd and Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from John Loane, printer and Director of Viridian Press, Canberra, 2007.