Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1919 – 2009

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

Approaching sand storm. 1994 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from three blocks Support: thin smooth off-white Japanese-style wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/7
Edition: edition of 7

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'LESBIA THORPE '94'. Artist's stamp lower right within printed image in red ink, '[Chinese characters within square]'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'approaching sand storm'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '2/7'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 37.4 h x 28.8 w cm sheet 41.6 h x 42.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1319
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Queensland, October 2007.