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The treasure seeker. 2013
Collection Title: Sydney Printmakers. 'Boundless and Borderless'. Australia and Canada: Sydney Printmakers and Open Studio, 2013.
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, portfolios, etching, printed in red and brown inks, from one circular plate; aquatint, printed in teal ink, from one plate; embossed text, printed from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof 4/6
Edition: edition of 50; plus 6 artist's proofs

Primary Insc: signed and dated verso lower right in black pencil, 'J Parker-Smith / 2013'. titled verso lower centre in black pencil, 'The treasure seeker'. inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'AP4'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark a) 7.0 h x 7.0 w cm plate-mark (b) 33.5 h x 15.5 w cm printed image 38.5 h x 28.4 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 38.5 h x 28.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Sydney Printmakers 2016
Accession No: NGA 2016.138.39
Subject: Traveller
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Sydney Printmakers, Sydney, 2016.