Earle BACKEN, Forms in stone. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1954-55
  • France 1956-59

Forms in stone. 1963 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from zinc plate with 10 fragments superinposed Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, E.I. Backen '63'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 57.3 h x 41.8 w cm sheet 65.3 h x 50.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1966
Accession No: NGA 66.72
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from Crossley Gallery, Melbourne, 1966.