George BALDESSIN, Performer. 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

Performer. 1972 Place made: Winfield Building Studio, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin textured cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 25, plus artist's proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'George Baldessin 72'. Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A/P'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, ''Performer''. Inscribed lower right corner in black pencil, 'Ed 25 bought and sold'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 50.4 h x 39.6 w cm sheet 75.2 h x 53.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.452
  • Purchased from Crossley Gallery, Melbourne, 9 December 1975.