Brian SEIDEL, The kiss Enlarge 1 /1


Adelaide, South Australia, Australia born 1928

  • England 1961-63

The kiss 1977 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in brown ink and plate-tone, from one plate. Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 5/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Brian Seidel 77'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'The Kiss' '. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '5/25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left sheet corner in black pencil, '5'. Inscribed on orange adhesive label affixed to lower right sheet corner in black pencil, '18'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.8 h x 27.6 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 35.2 h x 35.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.4310
Image rights: © Brian Seidel. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artsit, Beechworth, Victoria, 2013.