Paul UHLMANN, Finsternis Enlarge 1 /1


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1962

  • Germany 1987
  • Netherlands 1994-95

Finsternis 1991 Description: An artist's book consisting of three etchings, each printed on a separate sheet of paper, the first two of which are enfolded in a sheet of thin cream handmade Gampi paper with letterpress text, all of which are enfolded in a title sheet of thick cream Hahnemuhle paper with letterpress text, enfolded in a cover sheet of dyed black wove paper.
Page: collection record
Place made: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, ink; paper photo-etchings, printed in black ink, from multiple plates; hand-set letterpress text Support: cream wove Hahnemuhle paper; text printed on cream handmade Gampi paper; medium-weight dyed black wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Inscribed and signed on rear interior of folded title sheet lower centre in black pencil, '7/10. Paul Uhlmann'.
Dimensions: portfolio (closed) 26.2 h x 16.0 w cm portfolio (open) 16.0 h x 75.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.692.1-4
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Perth, 2009.