Cairns, Queensland, Australia born 1952

  • France, England 1988-89

Martin KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer, intaglio


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Madonna and child (no.4) 1989 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper left edge, 'ARCHES /FRANCE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 5; plus 1 state proof, 1 right-print-proof, 2 artists proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'JF 89'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Madonna & Child'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A.P.W. 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 0348' Inscribed verso, lower right edge, in black pencil, '4'
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.7 h x 20.5 w cm sheet 46.2 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 2002.431.348
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.