Hertha KLUGE-POTT, Song of the earth Enlarge 1 /1


Berlin, Germany born 1934

  • Australia from 1958

Song of the earth 1972 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper aquatint, etching and drypoint, printed in black, blue and red ink with plate-tone, from six plates Support: thick smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/15
Edition: edition of 15

Edition Notes: artist did not print all impressions in edition
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, '"the song of the earth"'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '4/15'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark (overall) 66.9 h x 68.6 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 79.0 h x 57.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.639
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2014