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An image of Tension by Earle Backen

Earle Backen

(Australia 01 Sep 1927 – 03 Oct 2005)

Title
Tension
Year
1959
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour etching, aquatint, engraving, brown, yellow and blue ink on ivory Arches paper
Edition
Artist's proof C
Dimensions

39.3 x 59.1 cm platemark; 29.8 x 46.6 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., pencil "E. I. Backen 1959".
Credit
Gift of the New South Wales Travelling Art Scholarship Committee 1961
Accession number
DA10.1961
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Exhibition history (2)

Earle Backen (1961), Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, Apr 1961 -

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1961, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Apr 1962–25 May 1962