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Lesbia THORPE

Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1919 – 2009

  • Europe 1960-62, 1972-75
  • Taiwan 1976-78

Egyptian cat. 1991 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block; letterpress, printed in black ink on verso, from multiple plates Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'LESBIA THORPE / 91.' Artist's stamp lower right below printed image in red ink, '[cat head]'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'EGYPTIAN CAT'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'A/P'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 22.6 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 36.2 h x 30.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1344
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Queensland, October 2007.