Savanhdary VONGPOOTHORNJohn LOANEVIRIDIAN PRESS, Palimpsest Enlarge 1 /1


Laos born 1971

  • Australia from 1979


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, intaglio


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Palimpsest 2006 Place made: ANU School of Art, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in colour inks, from two plates Support: cream wove Hahnemuhle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right corner, image of rooster with shield within circle [Hahnemühle].
Edition State: published state
Impression: printer's proof
Edition: edition of 15; plus trial proofs, 1 right-to-print proof, artist's proofs, printer's proofs

Primary Insc: Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Palimpsest'. Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Savandhary Vongpoothorn '06'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'P/P'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner, 'VP' [within square].
Dimensions: plate-mark 59.2 h x 44.2 w cm sheet 79.0 h x 54.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia’s 25th anniversary, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1482
Image rights: Courtesy Martin Browne Fine Art and the artist
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from John Loane, printer and Director of Viridian Press, Canberra, 2007.