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

  • England 1954-55
  • France 1956-59

Landscape with moon c.1960 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 laid F.J. Head & Co paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right corner, 'Hand made/ F.J. Head & Co'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/20
Edition: edition of 20

Edition Notes: Work executed at Strom Gould's studio
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right corner in black pencil, 'E.I. Backen '61'. Inscribed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ''Landscape With Moon''. Inscribed lower left corner in black pencil, '7/20'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'S15' [encircled).
Dimensions: image 33.6 h x 25.0 w cm sheet 46.5 h x 29.2 w cm image 29.3 h x 39.6 w cm sheet 33.4 h x 46.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.852
  • Purchased from Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, 27 August 1996.