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John DENT

Penrith, New South Wales, Australia born 1951

  • Europe 1973-74

Circular still life 1979 Materials & Technique: prints, etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate; with rolled colour inks over four hand-cut stencils Support: medium-weight smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right below printed image, 'SE [vertically along border]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: Use of open biting.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Dent 1975'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Circular Still Life'. Inscribed with edition detail lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Artist Copy'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '14.'. Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '850'.
Dimensions: printed image 59.5 h x 59.3 w cm plate-mark 81.6 h x 62.4 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 92.0 h x 72.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.1672
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Peter Perry, Director of Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Victoria, 2014.