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Hollywood, County Wicklow, Ireland born 1922

  • Australia from 1952
  • England 1956-58


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1977


Diary of a vintage. The work cycle of the year 1979 at Wynns Coonawarra Estate in South Australia. 1981 Description: Bound book of [42] pp containing text and 26 wood-engravings by Tate Adams

Collection Title: Adams, Tate. Diary of a vintage. Melbourne: Lyrebird Press, 1981
Page: collection record
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, ink; paper wood engravings, printed in black ink, each from one block; letterpress text Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 75/275
Edition: Edition of 275 signed and numbered copies; additional 75 hors commerce copies
Place Published: Melbourne: Lyrebird Press

Dimensions: book (closed) 21.1 h x 21.0 w x 1.4 d cm slipcase 21.6 h x 21.1 w x 1.8 d cm page (each) 20.5 h x 20.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1414.1-24
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the Lyre Bird Press, Townsville, 1984