Portrait of a silent personage
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in dark green ink with plate-tone, from one plate; with paper collage of green chine-collé Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove Arches paper; with chine-collé thin smooth green wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right edge, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: state 2, published state
Edition: edition of 6
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, 'state 2 6/6'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
plate-mark 64.7 h x 89.2 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 80.0 h x 110.0 w cm
: Gift of the artist 2014 Accession No
: NGA 2014.446
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2014