Bill MEYER, Eating mussels in the bath. Day one Enlarge 1 /1

Bill MEYER

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1942

  • England, USA 1972-79

Eating mussels in the bath. Day one [Eating mussels in the bath. Day one (Better still)] 1973
Collection Title: Sequential analysis (bath tub series), a set of prints. London: the artist, 1973.
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from multiple stencils Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: 'W & CO KENT'
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof

Edition Notes: 7 editions in the set colours in the edition vary, this impression orange overprint. This relates to 'Eating mussels in the bath. Day one' from Sequential analysis set 8, 1973.352 (AFM 221) Other variations in this edition are printed with flat green field in top right corner of image.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Bill Meyer: 73'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Eating mussels in the bath. Day one 20'. Inscribed with impression details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'A/P'.
Dimensions: printed image 76.7 h x 60.4 w cm sheet 101.3 h x 69.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.356
Image rights: © Bill (Chaim) Meyer
Image rights: © Bill (Chaim) Meyer
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee (Australian National Gallery), from Bonython Galleries, Sydney, 1973.