Hertha KLUGE-POTT, Cocoon 2 Enlarge 1 /1


Berlin, Germany born 1934

  • Australia from 1958

Cocoon 2 1996 Place made: Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, bark; ink; paper drypoint, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate; chine-collé Support: very thin textured light brown bark on medium-weight smooth cream wove BFK Rives Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/6
Edition: edition of 6; plus 1 proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Hertha Kluge-Pott '96'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'cocoon'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '3/6'.
Secondary Insc: No inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: No inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.9 h x 7.0 w cm bark 12.5 h x 4.8 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 36.0 h x 35.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.450
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2014