Lesbia THORPE, Desert nomads. Enlarge 1 /1

Lesbia THORPE

Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1919 – 2009

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

Desert nomads. 1994 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from two blocks Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/6
Edition: edition of 6

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, '?????? [Taiwanese approximation of Lesbia Thorpe, translates as 'Topu Risibia']'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Desert nomads'. Inscibed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '3/6'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 40.0 h x 58.4 w cm sheet 56.4 h x 68.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1317
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Queensland, October 2007.