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Patricia WILSON

Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia born 1944

  • France 1969-72

Wail 2000 Description: Etching, printed on one sheet of paper, folded in five horizontally | screenprinted on verso of top section of sheet (a) with printed text of poem, which appears as top page of book when sheet (a) is folded and cover is opened | fourth section of sheet (a) attached at right angles to grey backing sheet (c), with additional smaller grey sheet (b) folded over to encase print when sheet (a) is folded | fastened with ribbon wound around plastic and metal eyelet.

Collection Title: Exchange 2000 print portfolio, Exchange Partners in Print
Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate; screenprint, printed in grey ink, from one stencil; fastened with ribbon, plastic and metal eyelet Support: medium weight smooth off-white wove paper on medium thickness smooth grey wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 53/55
Edition: edition of 55

Primary Insc: Titled, inscribed, signed and dated on sheet (a) verso lower right along fold in black pencil, 'Wail 53-55 P Wilson-Adams 2000'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed verso of sheet (c) lower right in black pencil, 'Patricia Wilson Adams'.
Dimensions: printed image (a) 49.8 h x 24.8 w cm printed image (b) 23.5 h x 6.8 w cm sheet (a) 49.8 h x 24.8 w cm sheet (a) (deckle-edged) (folded) 24.8 h x 10.3 w cm sheet (b) 25.3 h x 14.4 w cm sheet (b) (deckle-edged) (folded) 25.3 h x 10.9 w cm sheet (c) 29.7 h x 21.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Partners in Print, 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.986.16
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the participating artists in Partners in Print, Sydney, December 2008.