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Title

Figure

1962


Artist

Karin Schepers

Germany, Australia

1927 -


About

Karin Schepers was born in Germany and arrived in Australia with her husband, printmaker Udo Sellbach in 1955. She studied at the Kölner Werkschulen 1946-53, and worked as a lithographer at the Kölner Presse 1952-53. With Sellbach she lectured at the South Australian School of Art. Figure was exhibited in 1964 in Melbourne. Between 1950-58 she made about 50 lithographs, and between 1960-64 about 40 etchings, after which she stopped making prints.

Hendrik Kolenberg and Anne Ryan, 'Australian prints from the Gallery's collection', AGNSW, 1998


Details


Date

1962


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour etching and aquatint, printed on white Arches paper


Edition

5/10


Dimensions

24.8 x 30.5 cm platemark; 32.6 x 38.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pencil "K. Schepers 62".


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA20.1965


Artist information

Karin Schepers

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Australian prints from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1998, 97 (colour illus.). cat.no. 81

Project 39 - Women's Imprint, Sydney, 1982. no catalogue numbers; not paginated.