Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1949


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Bert the beak [no.1 of 4] 1984 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, Meat Market Craft Centre, 42 Courtney Street, North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in blue ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: Produced in the Access Workshop.
Primary Insc: Signed dated and titled verso lower centre in black pencil, ' 'Gurvich 'Bert the Beak' 1984.'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'APW 2'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 749'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.4 h x 12.8 w cm sheet 56.0 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 2002.431.749
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: © Rafael Gurvich
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.