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Peter SHARP

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1964

artist

Brenda TYE

Malaysia 1969

printer

Whale night. 2004 Description: multi-panel work comprising of 6 intaglio and relief prints

Collection Title: Sharp, Peter, 'Wale night': Sydney, 2004.
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, woodcuts, printed in blue-grey ink, from six blocks; overprinted with carborundum, printed in transparent white ink, from six plates Support: medium-weight smooth off-whte wove Hahnemühle 350 gsm paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 3; plus 2 artist's proofs, 1 printer's proof

Edition Notes: Note: Peter Sharp has also created 'Whale day' which is the companion piece to 'Whale night'. It is the negative to its positive and utilises the same printing plates with different techniques. - Note from Adam Sims, Curatorial Director, Liverpool Street Gallery (artist's representative gallery).
Dimensions: printed image (overall) 134.0 h x 267.0 w cm sheet (overall) 134.0 h x 267.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.1169.A-F
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Liverpool Street Gallery, Sydney, 2015