David FAIRBAIRNMichael KEMPSONCICADA PRESS, S.P. 1 Enlarge 1 /1

David FAIRBAIRN

Zambia born 1949

  • Australia from 1981

Michael KEMPSON

Kapunda, South Australia, Australia born 1961

printer, intaglio

CICADA PRESS

commenced 2003

print workshop (organisation)

S.P. 1 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 black ink, from one plate Support: off-white wove Velin Arches 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: right-to-print proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'David Fairbairn 04.'. Inscribed and titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'B.A.T. S.P.1'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner, stylised image of cicada
Dimensions: plate-mark 16.0 h x 14.0 w cm sheet 30.5 h x 30.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia’s 25th anniversary, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1549.138
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Cicada Press, Sydney, 2007