Earle BACKEN, Combat. Enlarge 1 /1


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

  • England 1954-55
  • France 1956-59

Combat. 1959 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper deep etching, printed in colour inks intaglio and relief, from one plate Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof D

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right corner in black pencil, 'E.l. Backen 1959'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Combat' '. Inscribed lower left corner in black pencil, 'Artists proof D'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left in black pencil, '514 [in circle]'.
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.851
  • Purchased from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 27 August 1996.