The inner garden
Andrew Sibley (1933–2015)
Australian Print Workshop (1981-), 1948
lithograph, printed in colour, from three stones
66.0 x 43.5 cm (printed image)
thick cream wove Arches BFK Rives paper
76.0 x 56.5 cm (sheet)
watermark lower right edge, 'BFK RIVES /FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
workshop proof 2/2
edition of 30; plus 1 right to print proof, 6 artist's proof, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof
APW record of colours used: Red, Green, Blue/Grey, (carmine, indigo, chartreuse)
Inscriptions or device by artist or designated agent
Signed and dated lower right below image in black pencil, 'Sibley '90'. Titled lower centre below image in black pencil, ' 'The Inner Garden' '. Inscribed with edition details lower left below image in black pencil, 'A.P.W. 2/2.'.
Inscriptions or device by others involved in the works production
Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Inscriptions or device subsequently added to the work
Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1948'
The Australian Print Workshop archive of Australian prints and book arts.
National Gallery of Australia
Meeting 7, 2001/2002 (2002-06-26)
Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.
Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Country of context
PRINT COUNCIL OF AUSTRALIA | (1966–) Australian | Organisation | commissioner
AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP | (1989–) Australian | Organisation | print workshop
SIBLEY, Andrew | (1933–2015) Australian | English | Male | artist