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London, England born 1955

  • Australia from 1960

That which is held 2. 2008
Collection Title: Payne, Patsy. 'Natural systems'. Canberra: the artist, 2001-13.
Place made: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, photocopy, printed in black ink, from one artwork; overprinted with photo etching, printed in white ink, from one Mitzui zinc plate Support: thin smooth off-white Japanese kozo paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 6

Edition Notes: '[T]he underlying image is a photocopy using an old fashioned toner photocopier onto kozo paper. The overlying image is printed in white from a presensitised (photographically processed) Mitzui zinc plate. Because the plate is zinc the white ink is oxidised to make a greyish/blueish white image.' Source: Email Correspondence with Patsy Payne 31/05/16.
Primary Insc: signed and dated verso lower right in black pencil, 'PP 2008'. titled verso lower left to lower centre in black pencil, 'That which is held 2'. inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'A/P'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (a) 2.4 h x 5.0 w cm printed image b 20.0 h x 23.1 w cm sheet (torn) 20.0 h x 23.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund 2016
Accession No: NGA 2016.370.6
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, 2016.