Ros ATKINSAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Gold digger 1895 Enlarge 1 /1


Terang, Victoria, Australia born 1957


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Gold digger 1895 July 1995
Collection Title: Mobil Oil Australia centenary print series
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper wood-engraving, printed in black ink, from one block; lithograph, printed in blue ink, from one stone Support: thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 700; plus 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'RA [monogram] 95'. not titled. inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'APW 2/2 '.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW'[within rectangle] Blindstamp with publishers/sponsors details lower centre, below image 'Mobil Oil Australia 1895-1995 [winged horse within circle]'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 321'
Dimensions: printed image 10.0 h x 15.0 w cm sheet 25.5 h x 28.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.321
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.