Lesbia THORPE, Lovers. Enlarge 1 /1

Lesbia THORPE

Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia 1919 – 2009

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

Lovers. 1980 Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from two blocks Support: medium-weight smooth blue wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/9
Edition: edition of 9

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'LESBIA THORPE'. Not dated. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'LOVERS'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '2/9'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '1980 / L.C'.
Dimensions: printed image 31.8 h x 47.0 w cm sheet (torn) 45.6 h x 61.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Lesbia Thorpe 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1042
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, June 1989.