Mike PARR, Shadow piece. Enlarge 1 /1

Mike PARR

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1945

  • Europe 1973
  • 1977-78

Shadow piece. 1971 Description: comprises [1] paper sheet of typewrtten text with additional inscriptions in pen and ink, subsequently photocopied.

Collection Title: Shadow piece. Sydney: Mike Parr, 1971.
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, typewritten text, printed in black ink, from keyboard-operated type, with additions in handwritten text; subsequently photocopied Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Inscribed centre left to lower right in pen and black ink (subsequently photocopied), 'The WORK WAS set at the following times / FRIDAY 23/4/71: Point A.) 11.41 a.m. / Point B.) 11.43 a.m / Point C.) 11.45 a.m. / Point D.) 11.46 a.m. / Point E.) 11.49 a.m. / Point F.) 11.50 a.m. / These times will be modified according to / prop. 4 above.'
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed text 27.6 h x 21.0 w cm sheet 27.6 h x 21.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Noel Sheridan, artist, 1980.
Accession No: NGA 80.3357
Subject: Collection: The Noel Sheridan collection of Australian and International artists books, acquired 1980. Australia, Book arts: Artist’s book
Provenance:
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Noel Sheridan, Adelaide, 1980.