George BALDESSIN, Personage and window II. Enlarge 1 /1

George BALDESSIN

San Biagio di Callalta, Italy 1939 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1978

  • Australia from 1949
  • England, Italy 1962-63
  • Japan 1966
  • Brazil, France 1975-77

Personage and window II. [Personage, window and factory smoke.] 1972 Place made: Winfield Building Studio, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from two plates; on stencil, printed in colour inks, from one stencil. Support: aluminum foil on medium-weight smooth white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 3rd state of 3
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of ?

Edition Notes: 1st state: printed in black ink, from four shaped plates (IRN: 34299). 2nd state: printed in black ink, from four shaped plates; over stencil, printed in colour, from five stencils (IRN: 34300). 3rd state: printed in black ink, from two plates; on aluminum foil with stencil, printed in colour, from one stencil (IRN: 49156).
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'George Baldessin 72'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A.P. ''Personage and Window 2'''.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark (a) 50.2 h x 61.4 w cm plate-mark (b) 70.8 h x 61.4 w cm plate-mark (overall) 20.2 h x 61.4 w cm sheet 81.4 h x 69.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.766
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Acquisitions Committee (Australian National Gallery), from Crossley Gallery, Melbourne, 19 November 1973.