Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1919 – 2009

  • Europe 1960-62, 1972-75
  • Taiwan 1976-78

Old houses, Rabat, Malta. c.1956 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from two blocks Support: thin smooth cream wove Japanese style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/3
Edition: edition of 3

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'LESBIA THORPE'. Not dated. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'OLD HOUSES RABAT. MALTA'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1/3'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 22.2 h x 26.5 w cm sheet 25.6 h x 30.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1864
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thirty Victoria Street [gallery], Sydney, August 1979;
  • Part of a group of 36 prints by various Australian artists.