Earle BACKEN, Gemini. Enlarge 1 /1

Earle BACKEN

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

  • England 1954-55
  • France 1956-59

Gemini. 1971 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate 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, 'Gemini'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '3/25'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 50.1 h x 38.0 w cm sheet (irregular) 64.5 h x 49.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1972
Accession No: NGA 72.223
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Macquarie Gallery, Canberra, 1972.