Earle BACKEN, Phlebus the Phoenician. Enlarge 1 /1

Earle BACKEN

Albury, New South Wales, Australia 1927 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2005

  • England 1954-55
  • France 1956-59

Phlebus the Phoenician. 1969 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 6/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, E.I. Backen '69'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Phlebus the Phoenician'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '6/25'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 33.0 h x 49.2 w cm sheet 49.5 h x 65.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1968
Accession No: NGA 68.29
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from Crossley Gallery, Melbourne, 4 April 1968.