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Wentja NAPALTJARRI

Luritja/Warlpiri peoples

Malparinga, Northern Territory, Australia born 1953

Pamela GRIFFITH

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1943

co-ordinator

  • Europe 1972-73, 1981-82

Trevor RIACH

Australia born 1958

printer, intaglio

Ross GRIFFITH

printer, intaglio

GRIFFITH STUDIO AND GRAPHIC WORKSHOP

commenced 1973 – 1999

print workshop (organisation)

ART EQUITY

publisher (organisation)

Rockhole February 2011 Place made: Bardwell Park, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, sugar-lift aquatint, deep etching, aquatint and reduction, printed in colour inks, from one copper plate Support: medium-weight textured off-white wove BFK Rives 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp: inverted verso lower left, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE'
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof
Edition: edition of 30; 10 artist's proofs; 1 workshop proof; 1 printer's proof; 1 artist's proof for studio; 3 colour proofs; 3 state proofs

Edition Notes: Single plate deep-bite with colour roll up. Reduction plate processing for additional colour. Hand-tinting. Plate preparation in GS & GW. Graphic Chemical Company and Charbonnel ink used.
Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '+'. Not dated or titled. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'W/P'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'Griffith Studio and Graphic Workshop'
Dimensions: printed image 69.9 h x 69.7 w cm plate-mark 70.2 h x 69.8 w cm sheet 87.3 h x 80.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Selena Griffith 2012. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2012.1155
Image rights: © Wentja Napaltjarri. Licensed by Viscopy
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Selena Griffith, daughter of Pamela Griffith who operates the Griffith Studio and Graphic Workshop, Bardwell Park, NSW, June 2012.