George GITTOESPamela GRIFFITHTrevor RIACHGRIFFITH PRINT WORKSHOPART EQUITY, Entanglement Enlarge 1 /1

George GITTOES

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1949

  • USA 1968-69
  • UK, Europe, USA 1984
  • Nicaragua 1986
  • Phillipines 1989
  • Africa, Asia 1993-95

Pamela GRIFFITH

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1943

co-ordinator

  • Europe 1972-73, 1981-82

Trevor RIACH

Australia born 1958

printer, intaglio

GRIFFITH PRINT WORKSHOP

Queensland College of Art, Nathan, Queensland born 2000

print workshop

ART EQUITY

publisher (organisation)

Entanglement 2007 Place made: Bardwell Park, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper hard-ground etching, sugar-lift aquatint and graduated aquatint, printed in colour inks a la poupee, from two copper plates; hand-tinted by artist in watercolour Support: medium-weight textured off-white wove Velin Arches 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp verso lower left, 'ARCHES / FRANCE [inverted]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof
Edition: edition of 30; 10 artist's proofs to publisher; 2 artist's proofs to artist; 1 workshop proof large format; 1 workshop proof small format; 1 printer's proof; 3 state proofs, small format, single plate; 2 state proofs, large format given to publisher; 3 imperfect proofs (not signed), retained by studio

Edition Notes: Hardground prepared and applied by Trevor Riach. Drawn by artist on hardground. Plate processing by GS & GW. Project supervision by Pamela Griffith from artist's notes. Print numbers 1-25 and 5 artist's proofs on small paper. Prints 26-30 and 5 artist's proofs on larger paper with wide side border for hand written text by artist.
Primary Insc: signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'George Gittoes'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Entanglement'. 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 49.3 h x 63.1 w cm plate-mark 49.4 h x 63.6 w cm sheet 69.8 h x 80.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Selena Griffith 2012. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2012.1180
Image rights: © George Gittoes. 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.