Ian FRIENDJohn LOANEVIRIDIAN PRESS, Terragni IV Enlarge 1 /1


England, United Kingdom born 1951

  • Australia from 1985


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, intaglio


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Terragni IV 1995
Collection Title: Friend, Ian, 'Terragni' a set of 5 etchings, Melbourne, 1995.
Page: number 4
Place made: Viridian Press, 148 Smith Street, Thornbury, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper soft-ground etching, printed in colour inks, from two plates Support: wove Hahnemuhle 350gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: printer's proof
Edition: edition of 5; plus printer's proof

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'IF 85'. 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 16.0 h x 21.4 w cm sheet 53.4 h x 39.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia’s 25th anniversary, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1441.4
Image rights: © Ian Friend
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from John Loane, printer and Director of Viridian Press, Canberra, 2007.