From Moeraki - a place to rest by day

Artist
Barry CLEAVIN (New Zealander, b.1939)
Production date
1991-2003

Description
Two plate image of a wharf's (Moeraki Wharf) skeletal from - viewed from underneath in receding perspective - paired with the partial skeleton of a blue cod (head and spine, rendered in fine detail), whose bones the artist found by the rocks/foundations of the wharf
Medium
Etching on aquatint on paper with deckle edges
Measurements
Dimensions: 1 - Part 1: 280 x 315mm
Dimensions: 2 - Part 2: 98 x 315mm
Dimensions: Image: 375 x 315mm
Dimensions: Support: 530 x 375mm
Edition
A.P.
Credit line
Gifted by Ann and John Hercus in 2016
Accession number
1370

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