William KentridgeCasspirs Full of Love 1989, published 2000

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Artist
William Kentridge (born 1955)
Title
Casspirs Full of Love
Date 1989, published 2000
MediumEtching and drypoint on paper
Dimensionsimage: 1485 x 812 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased with funds provided by Edwin C. Cohen 2001
Reference
P11838
Not on display

Summary

Casspirs Full of Love is a drypoint etching in an edition of thirty of which this is number twenty-nine. The edition was printed in two stages. The plate was created in 1989 and from it Kentridge printed seventeen sheets out of the projected edition of thirty. He re-worked the plate several times, resulting in variations within the edition. In 2000 the plate was shipped to Jack Shirreff at 107 Workshop, Wiltshire, England and thirteen further prints were pulled to complete the edition. These thirteen similar prints provide the final version of the image. The edition was published by David Krut, London… (read more)

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