Eric THAKE, The plume hunter. Enlarge 1 /1


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

The plume hunter. 1951 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin white Japanese style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 13/40
Edition: edition of 40

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Eric Thake'. not dated. titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'The Plume Hunter'. inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, '13/40'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower centre base of sheet, '|< OPENING IN MOUNT 81/4 x 5 7/10 >|'.
Dimensions: printed image 20.4 h x 16.7 w cm sheet 30.9 h x 23.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1972
Accession No: NGA 72.217
  • Purchased from Langsam Galleries, Melbourne, 1972.