Reg MOMBASSAMichael KEMPSONCICADA PRESS, Monster with bird Enlarge 1 /1

Reg MOMBASSA

Aotearoa New Zealand born 1951

  • Australia from 1969

Michael KEMPSON

Kapunda, South Australia, Australia born 1961

printer, intaglio

CICADA PRESS

commenced 2003

print workshop (organisation)

Monster with bird 2004 Place made: College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales, Selwyn Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in blue-black ink, from one plate Support: off-white wove Velin Arches 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left corner, 'ARCHES / FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: right-to-print proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Reg Mombassa [musical note]'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ''Monster with bird''. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'B.A.T.'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner, stylised image of cicada
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.0 h x 24.5 w cm sheet 40.4 h x 39.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia’s 25th anniversary, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1549.325
Image rights: © Reg Mombassa
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Cicada Press, Sydney, 2007