George BALDESSIN, Banquet for no eating no 2. 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

Banquet for no eating no 2. 1971 Place made: Winfield Building Studio, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from five shaped plates; stencil, printed in colour inks, from 3 stencils. Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 1st of 2 states
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition of 25

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, 'Ed.25 'Banquet for No Eating No2'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.8 h x 3.6 w cm plate-mark (a) 11.3 h x 4.4 w cm plate-mark (b) 13.1 h x 5.2 w cm plate-mark (c) 11 h x 13.4 w cm plate-mark (d) 49 h x 73 w cm plate-mark (overall) 67.0 h x 84.0 w cm sheet 69.6 h x 99.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.448
  • Purchased from Crossley Gallery, Melbourne, 9 December 1975.