Franz KEMPF, The dark changes Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1926

  • Israel 1965-69

The dark changes 1965 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint and open-biting, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: medium-weight off-white wove J. Perrigot Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower edge, 'J PERRIGOT ARCHE[fragment]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 6/15
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Franz Kempf 1965'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ''The Dark Changes''. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '6/15'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.8 h x 25.2 w cm sheet 28.2 h x 31.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Lyn and Fred Williams, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia's 25th Anniversary, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.803
Image rights: © Franz Kempf
  • From the Fred and Lyn Williams Collection.