Ballarat, Victoria, Australia 1956 – 2011

Martin KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer, intaglio


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Back from the bush [Back from the bush] 1990 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: chine colle of cream Toshi paper with thick off-white wove Velin Arches 250gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 15; plus 1 trial proof, 1 right-to-print proof, 3 artist proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'David Larwill '90' Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ''Back from the Bush'' Inscribed with edition details lower left below image in black pencil, 'APW 2'
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 0493'
Dimensions: plate-mark 16.7 h x 12.6 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.493
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.