Lesbia THORPE, Roof top Montmartre. Enlarge 1 /1

Lesbia THORPE

Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1919 – 2009

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

Roof top Montmartre. 1993 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: medium-weight smooth white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/6
Edition: edition of 6

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'LESBIA THORPE 1993'. 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, 'Roof Top Montmartre'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '4/6'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 25.8 h x 21.2 w cm sheet 34.8 h x 30.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1327
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Queensland, October 2007.