Franz KEMPF, Shadows cast by previous men Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1926

  • Israel 1965-69

Shadows cast by previous men 1970 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper collograph, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: medium weight off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'Arches / FRANCE'; upper right, 'Arches / FRANCE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 10; artist's proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Kempf 70'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Shadows cast by previous men''. Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'A/P'
Secondary Insc: Printers blindstamp lower right, 'dp'.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 50.0 h x 45.2 w cm sheet 75.8 h x 56.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Franz Kempf AM 2013. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2013.616
Image rights: © Franz Kempf
  • Gift of the artist to the National Gallery of Australia, May 2013.