Cologne, Germany 1927 – Australia 2006

  • Australia from 1955

To execute between 1965 and 1966
Collection Title: The target is man: Melbourne, 1965-66.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in green and black ink, from two plates Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'U.Sellbach ['bach' underlined]'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, '"TO EXECUTE"'. inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2/25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.8 h x 19.7 w cm sheet (torn) 50.6 h x 34.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1993
Accession No: NGA 93.901
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Adelaide, 1993.