Eric THAKE, Sacred and profane love. Enlarge 1 /1

Eric THAKE

Auburn, Victoria, Australia 1904 – Geelong, Victoria, Australia 1982

Sacred and profane love. 1954 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: light-weight cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Eric Thake, 1954'. titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'Sacred and Profane Love' '.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 21.2 h x 14.3 w cm sheet (folded in half) 22.2 h x 14.3 w cm sheet (open) 22.2 h x 28.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.257.14
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Greeting card: Christmas
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee (Australian National Gallery), from the artist 1973.