Hertha KLUGE-POTT, Dawn 72 Enlarge 1 /1


Berlin, Germany born 1934

  • Australia from 1958

Dawn 72 1972 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint, etching and drypoint, printed in colour inks with plate-tone, from multiple plates Support: thick textured buff wove Fabriano paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark in each corner, 'C.M. FABRIANO 100/100 COTTON'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 12/12
Edition: edition of 12; 3 proofs

Edition Notes: due to the size of her press, the artist was not able to print all plates at once and the image was built up in stages.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Hertha Kluge-Pott 72'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'dawn 72'.. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '12/12'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark (overall) 59.5 h x 45.2 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 72.0 h x 54.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.370
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2014