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Earle BACKEN

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

  • England 1954-55
  • France 1956-59

Dark Forms. 1963 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks, from two zinc plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 12/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, E.I. Backen '63'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Dark Forms'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '12/25'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 49.8 h x 33.4 w cm printed image 65.0 h x 49.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1966
Accession No: NGA 66.71
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from Crossley Gallery, Melbourne, 1966.