Grahame KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1915 – 2008

  • England 1947-51
  • England, United States of America 1967-70

Floating tower 1963 Place made: Warrandyte, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from three stones [or plates] Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof 3/5
Edition: edition of 5

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Grahame King '63'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'Floating Tower' '. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Proof 3/5'.
Secondary Insc: Blindstamp lower right corner, 'G+K'.
Tertiary Insc: On adhesive label upper left, 'CROSSLEY GALLER (illeg)/ (illeg); lower centre in black pencil, 'AI/ 39' (encircled in black pencil).
Dimensions: printed image 68.4 h x 48.2 w cm sheet 74.2 h x 52.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Grahame King and Inge King 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.942
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 1997.