Alan SUMNER, Cabbage patch. Enlarge 1 /1


Northcote, Victoria, Australia 1911 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1994

  • England, Europe 1950-53

Cabbage patch. 1948 Place made: Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from 13 stencils Support: cream wove paper (canvas weaved texture)
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/36
Edition: proposed edition of 40, only 36 printed

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in pen and ink, ''Alan Sumner...'. not dated. inscribed lower left below printed image in pen and ink, 'CABBAGE PATCH'. inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'SILK SCREEN 4/36'.
Dimensions: printed image 37.0 h x 43.5 w cm sheet 53.2 h x 60.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1963
Accession No: NGA 63.79
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.), from the artist, Melbourne, November 1963.