Berlin, Germany born 1934

  • Australia from 1958

Composition [Komposition] 1961 Title Notes: second group of three comprising large gift from the artist.
Place made: RMIT, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint and drypoint, printed in purple, orange and yellow ink with plate-tone, from three zinc plates Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove Fabriano paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/6
Edition: edition of 6; plus 5 proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'H. Kluge-Pott 61'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Composition'. Inscribed with edition details lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, '2/6'. Inscribed verso lower left in pen and blue ink, '[H]ertha Pott / "Composition" / Etching / ed no. 2/6 / actual size in inches / 6 3/8 x 6"'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 16.0 h x 15.2 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 30.0 h x 26.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.268
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2014