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Salvatore ZOFREA

Borgia, Italy born 1946

  • Australia from 1956

Waratahs with wattle 2007-08
Collection Title: Days of summer, a series of 40 woodcut prints by Salvatore Zofrea. Sydney: the artist, 2008.
Place made: Kurrajong, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin textured off-white Japanese-style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 1st state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 150

Edition Notes: 'This is a first state of the woodcut on page 12, made as a special edition of 150 for sponsors Pricewaterhouse Coopers.' [Anne Ryan, Salvatore Zofrea: Days of Summer, Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney, 2009.
Primary Insc: inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'A/P'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'WARRATAHS WITH WATTLE'. signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'ZOFREA' [with dot before the Z, and OFRE underlined]. not dated.
Dimensions: printed image 55.7 h x 75.8 w cm sheet 63.2 h x 85.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist, 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.230.41
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Sydney, April 2010.