Fred CRESSRose VICKERSPORT JACKSON PRESS, Blues Point. Enlarge 1 /1

Fred CRESS

Poona, India 1938 – 2009

  • England 1948-62
  • Australia from 1962
  • Europe 1965-67
  • USA 1979-80
  • India 1982
  • France 1992

Rose VICKERS

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1941

printer, intaglio

  • resident Europe 1966-69

PORT JACKSON PRESS

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia commenced 1975

printer (intaglio) (organisation)

Blues Point. 1977 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper sugar-lift aquatint, printed in blue ink, from one plate Support: Velim Arches Blanc 300 gsm paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 8/20
Edition: edition of 20
Place Published: Sydney: Port Jackson Press

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right 'Cress 77'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Blues Point'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '8/20'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 50.0 h x 40.2 w cm sheet 80.0 h x 60.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.786
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Port Jackson Press, Sydney, September 1978.