Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia
- Europe 1960-62, 1972-75
- Taiwan 1976-78
Materials & Technique:
woodcut, printed in brown ink, from one block
Support: thick smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
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 in red ink, '??? [artist's Chinese character name, translates as 'Lu Buwen']' / '[LB within square]'.
Artist's stamp lower left within printed image in red ink, '?????? [Taiwanese approximation of Lesbia Thorpe, translates as 'Topu Risibia']'.
Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'GRASS OWLS'.
Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '8/8'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '1983 / Q / W.C.'.
x 43.0 w
x 50.4 w
: Gift of Lesbia Thorpe 1989
: NGA 89.1050
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, June 1989.