Hertha KLUGE-POTT, The cremation Enlarge 1 /1


Berlin, Germany born 1934

  • Australia from 1958

The cremation October 1966 Title Notes: second group of three comprising large gift from the artist.
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, paper; ink aquatint and etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 6/8
Edition: edition of 8; plus 1 proof

Edition Notes: printed in 'Graphic Chemical & Ink Co. - Frankfort black' ink. Artist used Arches and Kent paper for edition
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Hertha Kluge-Pott 66'. Titled lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'The cremation'. Inscribed with edition details lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, '6/8'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 21.6 h x 30.0 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 37.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.247
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2014