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New Zealand born 1936

The fine tooth comb 1973
Collection Title: 'The fine tooth comb. Ten etching-assemblages. Barry Cleavin 1972-1973.'
Place made: New Zealand
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in colour inks, from one plate Support: medium-weight textured off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 17/30
Edition: edition of 30

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '-Cleavin 1973.' Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'THE FINE TOOTH COMB.' Inscribed with editon details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '17/30 IMP.'
Dimensions: printed image 2.4 h x 14.8 w cm plate-mark 2.4 h x 14.8 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 40.2 h x 29.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2012
Accession No: NGA 2012.690.8
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Kees Hos, Victoria, 2012.