Doug CROSTON, Purple flash. Enlarge 1 /1


Brisbane, Queensland, Australia born 1915 – 2006

Purple flash. June 1974 Place made: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from five stencils Support: white wove cotton C.M.Fabriano paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper and lower edges, 'C.M.FABRIANO 100/100 COTONE'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/15
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right corner in black pencil, 'Croston f74'. Numbered and titled lower left corner in black pencil, '7/15 Purple Flash'.
Dimensions: printed image 57.6 h x 46.0 w cm sheet 76.2 h x 56.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.95
Image rights: Courtesy of the artist
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Brisbane, 1997.