Franz KEMPFVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, 40th Anniversary Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1926

  • Israel 1965-69


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

40th Anniversary [Tikuatanu] 1988 Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper photo-lithograph, printed in colour inks, from three plates. Support: off-white wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'BFK RIives / FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 300; plus 15 artist's proofs, 4 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Kempf 88'. Titled lower centre in black pencil, 'Tikuatanu'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'A/P'
Secondary Insc: Printer's blindstamp lower right corner, 'VPW [Victorian Print Workshop]'.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 67.8 h x 48.0 w cm sheet 75.6 h x 56.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1988.2 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gift of Franz Kempf AM 2013. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2013.617
Image rights: © Franz Kempf
  • Gift of the artist to the National Gallery of Australia, May 2013.