Hurstville, New South Wales, Australia born 1924 – 2015

  • England, Europe 1972-73


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Man with spotted socks. 1978 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one zinc plate Support: grey laid paper
Edition State: 3rd state of 3 (etching and aquatint added to chair), published
Impression: 8/20
Edition: edition of 20, numbers 1-12 in black ink on grey paper, numbers 13-20 in sepia ink on cream Velin Arches paper; plus 3 artist's proofs on grey paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, R. Dickerson'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'MAN WITH SPOTTED SOCKS'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '8/20'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 23.0 h x 30.4 w cm sheet 38.2 h x 53.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.1338
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Holdsworth Galleries, Sydney, 1978.