Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1919 – 2009

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

An urban cat. 1989 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick smooth white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/6
Edition: edition of 6

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'LESBIA THORPE 1989.'. Artist's stamp lower right within image in red ink, '[Chinese characters within square]'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'An Urban Cat'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1/6'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 26.8 h x 24.6 w cm sheet 34.8 h x 34.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1324
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Queensland, October 2007.