Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia born 1959


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, intaglio


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Mrs Bell 2001 Place made: Viridian Press, 11 Dickens Road, Olinda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in red ink, from one copper plate Support: cream wove T.H. Saunders paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right, 'SAUNDERS', in reverse
Edition State: published state
Impression: printer's proof
Edition: edition of 25, not completed as of July 2008; plus trial proofs, 2 artist's proof, 2 printer's proof

Primary Insc: Titled and inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'P.P Mrs Bell'. Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Louise Forthun 2001'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner, 'VP' [within square].
Dimensions: plate-mark 27.5 h x 32.6 w cm sheet 47.0 h x 50.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John Loane, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1564
Image rights: © Louise Forthun. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from John Loane (director of Viridian Press), Canberra, 2007.