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Sweeney REED

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1945 – 1979

Keepsakekeep c.1978 Description: An artist's book containing 6 pages with typesetting and screenprints by Sweeney Reed.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, artist's books, ink; paper screenprints, printed in colour inks, from multiple stencils; letterpress, printed in black ink Support: thin off-white wove paper; thin clear acetate sheet
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/120
Edition: edition of 120

Primary Insc: signed on inside of back cover in black pencil, 'Sweeney Reed'. not dated. inscribed on inside of back cover in black pencil, '4/120'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: book (closed) 14.4 h x 12.4 w cm book (open) 14.4 h x 24.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Lyn and Fred Williams, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia's 25th Anniversary, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.817
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist’s book Australia, Art style: Concrete poetry
  • From the Fred and Lyn Williams Collection.