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Earle BACKEN

Albury, New South Wales, Australia 1927 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2005

  • England 1954-55
  • France 1956-59

Black Structure. 1963 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks, from one copper plate Support: buff wove Arches Johannot paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 6/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, E.I. Backen '63'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Black Structure'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '6/25'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 44.7 h x 30.4 w cm sheet 65.4 h x 42.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1964
Accession No: NGA 64.71
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from the artist, Sydney, January 1964.