Davida ALLEN

Charleville, Queensland, Australia born 1951

Martin KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer, intaglio


Terang, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer's assistant


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Josephine 1990 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick off-white wove Arches BFK Rives 250 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left edge, 'BFK RIVES'.
Edition State: 1st state of 2
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 15; plus 2 trial proofs, 1 right-to-print proof, 3 artist's proofs, 3 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Davida Allen'. Signed and dated lower left edge below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Davida Allen 1990'. Prnscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '2 APW/P'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 0282'
Dimensions: plate-mark 30.0 h x 25.0 w cm sheet 41.5 h x 38.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.282
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.