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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1943 – 2008

  • Japan 1973-74


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1966

commissioner (organisation)

Wajima personified 1988 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks (orange, rhodamine, cobalt blue, grey-brown) Support: thin off-white Japanese Kozo paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 18/30
Edition: Edition of 30

Primary Insc: Titled lower centre below printed image, in black pencil, 'WAJIMA PERSONIFIED'.Signed and dated lower right below printed image, in black pencil, 'IAN GARDINER '86'.Inscribed with edition details, lower left below printed image, in black pencil, '18/30'.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 91.6 h x 61.3 w cm sheet 93.2 h x 62.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Dr Thea M. Exley 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.971
  • Print Council of Australia subscription print.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Thea Exley (a founding member of the Print Council of Australia), Canberra, 2005.