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

Ecstasy. 1956 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 unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Eric Thake, 1954'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Ecstasy'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 18.8 h x 11.4 w cm sheet (folded in half) 20.4 h x 13.4 w cm sheet (open) 20.4 h x 26.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.257.16
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Greeting card: Christmas
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee (Australian National Gallery), from the artist 1973.