Lesbia THORPE, Evening stroll. Enlarge 1 /1

Lesbia THORPE

Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1919 – 2009

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

Evening stroll. 1981 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in colour inks, from three blocks Support: thin textured cream Japanese style wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 1/8
Edition: edition of 8

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'LESBIA THORPE'. Artist's stamps lower right within printed image, '[Chinese characters within square] / [LB within square]'. Not dated. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'EVENING STROLL'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '1/8'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '1981 / S / W.C.'.
Dimensions: printed image 61.0 h x 46.5 w cm sheet 72.0 h x 54.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Lesbia Thorpe 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1009
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, June 1989.