Paul WORSTEAD, The murder mystery, no. 35 Enlarge 1 /1


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1950


The murder mystery, no. 35 Description: Artist's magazine comprising [12] pages including title page | staple bound in photocopy cover | original collage artwork throughout.

Collection Title: Worstead, Paul. Life modelling and casting news: the murder mystery, no.35.
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, colour pencil; ink; paper; pen collage of offset-lithograph magazine clippings, gelatin silver photographs, photocopies, screenprints from hand-cut stencils, with drawing in fibre-tipped pen and colour pencils Support: Thin smooth off-white wove (photocopy) paper and Japanese newsprint paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper right on cover on rectangular self-adhesive label in black ball point pen, 'Paul Worstead'
Dimensions: book (closed) 38 h x 25.4 w cm book (open) 38 h x 50.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Noel Sheridan, artist, 1980.
Accession No: NGA 80.4601
Subject: Collection: The Noel Sheridan collection of Australian and International artists books, acquired 1980. Australia, Book arts: Artist’s book
Image rights: This work appears on screen courtesy of the artist
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Noel Sheridan, Adelaide, 1980.