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Title

Classic literati or Windswept style

1990


Artist

Michael Kempson

Australia

1961 -


About

Michael Kempson trained in Sydney at Alexander Mackie CAE 1980-81, City Art Institute 1982-83, Sydney CAE 86-87, and COFA 1992-96. He is Senior Lecturer and Co-ordinator of Printmaking Studies at COFA and Director of Cicada Press at the University of New South Wales. Kempson's work sources a range of material using personal experience, frequently articulated through oblique forms.


Details


Date

1990


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching, aquatint, printed in black ink with plate tone on white wove paper


Edition

3/20


Dimensions

47.1 x 98.8 cm platemark; 59.8 x 114.8 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pencil "M Kempson/ 90".


Credit

Gift of Graham Blondel 2011. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.


Location

Not on display


Accession number

293.2011


Artist information

Michael Kempson

Works in the collection

7