Eric THAKE, Goodnight Lachaise. Enlarge 1 /1

Eric THAKE

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

Goodnight Lachaise. 1970 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: very light weight cream Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/40
Edition: edition of 40

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right within image in black pencil, 'Eric Thake. 1970'. titled lower left within image in black pencil, 'Goodnight Lachaise'. inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, '1/40'. Inscribed by Thake verso of orignal backing sheet, 'The Grand Finale / of the opening Night / Victorian National Gallery / The champagne glass / on Lachaises' 'Nude' '.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 41.3 h x 27.5 w cm sheet 61.9 h x 42.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.269
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee (Australian National Gallery), from the artist 1973.