Aida TOMESCUJohn LOANEVIRIDIAN PRESS, Panspermie I Enlarge 1 /1


Bucharest, Romania born 1955

  • Australia from 1980


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, intaglio


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Panspermie I 1990 Place made: Viridian Press, Harmsworth Street, Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: off-white wove Velin Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: printer's proof
Edition: edition of 15; plus printer's proof, 2 artist's proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'ACT '90'. nscribed with edition details and titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'P.P. Panspermie I'.
Secondary Insc: Each blindstamped lower right corner, 'VP [within square]'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 65.1 h x 47.6 w cm sheet 94.8 h x 66.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John Loane, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1645.1
Image rights: © Aida Tomescu. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from John Loane, Director of Viridian Press, Canberra, 2007.