Lesbia THORPE, Cliff face Mallacoota. Enlarge 1 /1


Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1919 – 2009

  • Europe 1960-62, 1972-75
  • Taiwan 1976-78

Cliff face Mallacoota. 1960 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks Support: thin smooth wove Japanese style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/7
Edition: edition of 7

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'LESBIA THORPE'. Not dated. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'CLIFF FACE MALLACOOTA'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1/7'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, '1960 / M / W.C. + relief'.
Dimensions: printed image 45.8 h x 57.8 w cm sheet 49.5 h x 61.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Lesbia Thorpe 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1001
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, June 1989.