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New Landscape

Print
1968 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

'New Landscape' by Norman Ackroyd, Aquatint and drypoint, 1968.


Object details

Category
Object type
TitleNew Landscape (assigned by artist)
Materials and techniques
aquatint and drypoint on paper
Brief description
'New Landscape' by Norman Ackroyd, Aquatint and drypoint, 1968.
Dimensions
  • Height: 50.3cm (Note: taken from departmental notes)
  • Width: 55.6cm (Note: taken from departmental notes)
Marks and inscriptions
  • Norman Ackroyd 68 (signed and dated in pencil)
  • New Landscape 37/75 (inscribed in pencil with title and edition)
Production
Quote from artist: "I had lots of litho images at the time . . . which I took transfers from - transferred to the etching surface - then let dry and this acted as an acid resist. The centre panel is pure aquatint slowly immersed into the acid and allowed to creep up the plate . . . I had to etch 6 or 8 strips before I got the result I was after. I also . . . used some soft ground drawing through magazine photographs."
Collection
Accession number
E.1071-1980

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Record createdJune 30, 2009
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