Tate ADAMS, Clown. Enlarge 1 /1


Hollywood, County Wicklow, Ireland born 1922

  • Australia from 1952
  • England 1956-58

Clown. 1962 Place made: RMIT, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from five blocks Support: thin cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 23/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Adams 62'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Clown'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, '23/50'.
Dimensions: printed image 76.3 h x 51.0 w cm sheet 88.4 h x 63.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1966
Accession No: NGA 66.70
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from the artist, Melbourne, 1966.