George BALDESSIN, The dance. 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 dance. 1973 Place made: Winfield Building Studio, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in brown ink, from one shaped plate over gradated colour roll. Support: thin textured cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition of 25

Edition Notes: gradated colour roll from indigo to red.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'George Baldessin 73'. Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ''The Dance''. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Edition 25'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 26.1 h x 28.6 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 45.0 h x 50.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.465
  • Purchased from Crossley Gallery, Melbourne, 9 December 1975.