An image of Figure

Karin Schepers

(Germany, Australia 1927 – )

Figure

Location
Not on display
Further information

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

Year
1962
Media
Print
Medium
colour etching and aquatint, printed on white Arches paper
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
Accession number
DA20.1965
Copyright
© Karin Schepers