Lesbia THORPE, Nocturne, Montignac. Enlarge 1 /1


Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1919 – 2009

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

Nocturne, Montignac. 1960 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from three blocks Support: thin textured wove Japanese style paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 8/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'LESBIA THORPE'. Not dated. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'NOCTURNE, MONTIGNAC'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '8/10'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '1960 / M / L.C.'.
Dimensions: printed image 50.4 h x 41.2 w cm sheet 53.7 h x 43.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Lesbia Thorpe 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1021
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, June 1989.