Earle BACKEN, Vision of a figure of Aspasia. Enlarge 1 /1

Earle BACKEN

Albury, New South Wales, Australia 1927 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2005

  • England 1954-55
  • France 1956-59

Vision of a figure of Aspasia. 1971 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, E.I. Backen '71'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Vision of a Figure of Aspasia'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '3/25'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 50.2 h x 38.0 w cm sheet (irregular) 64.6 h x 50.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1972
Accession No: NGA 72.222
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Macquarie Gallery, Canberra, 1972.