George BALDESSIN, The banquet. Enlarge 1 /1


San Biagio di Callalta, Italy 1939 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1978

  • Australia from 1949
  • England, Italy 1962-63
  • Japan 1966
  • Brazil, France 1975-77

The banquet. 1971 Place made: Winfield Building Studio, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one shaped plate; stencil, printed in pink ink, from three stencils. Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'George Baldessin 71'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A/P 'the banquet'.'
Dimensions: plate-mark (irregular) 50.0 h x 65.8 w cm sheet 67.4 h x 82.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.447
  • Purchased from Crossley Gallery, Melbourne, 9 December 1975.