Fiona HALLMichael KEMPSONCICADA PRESS, Lying in the dark. Enlarge 1 /1

Fiona HALL

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1953

  • England, Europe 1976-78
  • United States 1979-82


Kapunda, South Australia, Australia born 1961



commenced 2003

print workshop (organisation)

Lying in the dark. 2012 Place made: Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, aquatint and open-bite etching, printed in black ink, from one plate; overprinted in screenprint, printed in yellow ink, from multiple stencils Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower left corner, '[A]RCHES / [F]RANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: right-to-print proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below image in black pencil, 'Fiona Hall 2012'. titled lower centre below image in black pencil, 'Lying in the Dark'. inscribed lower left below image in black pencil, 'BAT'.
Secondary Insc: print workshop blindstamp lower right corner, '[stylised image of cicada]'.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 50.2 h x 100.2 w cm printed image 50.2 h x 100.2 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 69.9 h x 116.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund 2016
Accession No: NGA 2016.34
Subject: Environment: natural Natural resources
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Cicada Press, Sydney, 2016