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Sevenoaks, England born 1939

  • Australia 1964-74
  • New Zealand 1974
  • England from 1975

Essai. 2010 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, soft-ground etching and foul-bite, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate; additions in black printing ink Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove Fabriano paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: verso upper left to upper right, '[100] % COTTON FA5 FABRIANO'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: trial proof
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower centre below imagr in black pencil, ' - Ti Parks 2010.'. titled lower left below image in black pencil, 'Essai'. inscribed upper right above image in black pencil 'Ti FS'. inscribed lower left below image in black pencil, '11'. inscribed verso lower left to lower right in black pencil, 'First print. 'New York' TP. 27-04-2010. 1.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 19.5 h x 13.9 w cm sheet (torn) 35.4 h x 24.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2016
Accession No: NGA 2016.214
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from 'The estate of Jennifer Phipps', Melbourne: Mossgreen, 28 February 2016, lot 130. Previously in the private collection of art curator Jennier Phipps (died 2014), Melbourne.