Kevin MORTENSENJohn LOANEVIRIDIAN PRESS, No despair Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1939


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, lithographic


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1988

print workshop (organisation)

No despair 1994 Place made: Viridian Press, 148 Smith Street, Thornbury, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: white wove Arches Aquarelle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper left reversed and lower right corner, 'Arches/FRANCE' ; blindstamp upper left corner, 'AQUARELLE ARCHES'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 13/16
Edition: edition of 16

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'K.C. Mortensen 1994'. titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'No despair [infinity symbol]'. inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, '13/16 No 6'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 44.6 h x 62.0 w cm sheet 57.0 h x 76.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia’s 25th anniversary, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1466.6
Image rights: © Kevin Mortensen
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from John Loane, printer and Director of Viridian Press, Canberra, 2007.