Eric THAKE, Cold iron. Enlarge 1 /1

Eric THAKE

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

Cold iron. 1932 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: light-weight cream wove hot-pressed paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/30
Edition: proposed edition of 30, only 12? printed. The artist notes 'Approx 12 proofs only were taken off' [See Newcastle Region Art Gallery proof.]

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower centre left within printed image in black pencil, 'Eric Thake 1932'. titled lower centre left within printed image in black pencil, 'Cold Iron'. inscribed with edition details lower centre left within printed image in black pencil, '4/30'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 32.7 h x 25.2 w cm sheet 25.7 h x 20.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.264
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee (Australian National Gallery), from the artist 1973.