Eric THAKE, The Right Whale. Enlarge 1 /1


Auburn, Victoria, Australia 1904 – Geelong, Victoria, Australia 1982

The Right Whale. 1971 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from two blocks Support: very light-weight cream Japanese paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 8/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Eric Thake. 1971'. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'The Right Whale'. inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, '8/20'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 27.9 h x 44.3 w cm sheet 49.6 h x 64.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1972
Accession No: NGA 72.207
Subject: Whale, Whaling
  • Purchased from Langsam Galleries, Melbourne, 1972.