Eric THAKE, Still-life on the lease. Enlarge 1 /1


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

Still-life on the lease. 1932 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: 10/30
Edition: proposed edition of 30, only about 12 impressions printed

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Eric Thake 1932'. titled lower right of centre below image in black pencil, 'Still-Life on the Lease'. inscribed with edition details lower right in black pencil, '10/30'. annotated lower right edge vertical in black pencil, 'APPROX 12 PROOFS ONLY MORE TAKEN OFF (1932)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 25.2 h x 32.8 w cm sheet 21.5 h x 25.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.263
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee (Australian National Gallery), from the artist 1973.