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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1956

  • Europe 1987-88

Forbidden colours - for Mishima. 1999
Collection Title: Forbidden colours - for Mishima: a suite of 7 prints
Page: collection record
Place made: Japan
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcuts, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks Support: cream Washi, Japanese hand-made Uwasen DHM-9 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition: edition of 2

Edition Notes: 'A suite of 7 Japanese-style woodblock prints (printed by hand with the barren using watercolour and rice paste from blocks cut from Japanese Shena board)' Work made while Emmerson was artist-in-residence at Nagasawa Art Park, Awaji Island, Japan, in 1999. Exhibited Sanko Gallery, Kobe, Japan, late November 1999. [see artists file 96/241]
Dimensions: sheet (each) 32.5 h x 87.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2000
Accession No: NGA 2000.129.A-G
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Sydney, 2000.