Garry SHEADRose VICKERSPORT JACKSON PRESS, Enigma Enlarge 1 /1

Garry SHEAD

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1942

  • France 1973, 1982
  • Hungary 1983
  • United States of America, England 1989-90

Rose VICKERS

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1941

printer, intaglio

  • resident Europe 1966-69

PORT JACKSON PRESS

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia commenced 1975

publisher (organisation)

Enigma 1975 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: C.M.Fabriano Rosapina 285 gsm paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 12/25
Edition: edition of 20 [25?], proofed and printed by Rose Vickers
Place Published: Sydney: Port Jackson Press

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Shead 75'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Enigma' Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '12/25'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 49.5 h x 60.5 w cm sheet 63.5 h x 83.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1621
Subject: Australia, Art style: Surrealism
Image rights: © Garry Shead
Image rights: © Garry Shead
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Port Jackson Press, Sydney, January 1976.