Lesbia THORPE, Thorn bush. Enlarge 1 /1

Lesbia THORPE

Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1919 – 2009

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

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

Primary Insc: Signed lower right within printed image in black pencil, 'LESBIA THORPE'. Not dated. Titled lower left within printed image in black pencil, 'THORN BUSH'. Inscribed lower left within printed image in black pencil, 'A/P'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'THORN BUSH / 1960 M'. Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, '1960 / L.C / M [written vertically]'.
Dimensions: printed image 53.8 h x 41.6 w cm sheet 53.8 h x 41.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Lesbia Thorpe 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1024
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, June 1989.