Hertha KLUGE-POTT, Portrait of a silent personage Enlarge 1 /1

Hertha KLUGE-POTT

Berlin, Germany born 1934

  • Australia from 1958

Portrait of a silent personage 1996 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in dark green ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right edge, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/12
Edition: edition of 12

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Hertha Kluge-Pott 1996'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Portrait of a silent personage'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '3/12'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'H. KLUGE-POTT / 03/98187099'. Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '188B'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 64.7 h x 89.2 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 80.2 h x 108.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.445
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2014