Tony BONETTIAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, The beheading of the forerunner Enlarge 1 /1


Italy born 1953

  • Australia from 1963


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

The beheading of the forerunner June 1997 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut and woodblock, printed in colour inks, from four blocks Support: thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, image of trident [Magnani].
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 20; plus 2 workshop proofs

Edition Notes: Produced in the Access Workshop.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'B.97''. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'The Beheading of the Forerunner' '. Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'APW/Proof 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 756'.
Dimensions: printed image 30.0 h x 30.0 w cm sheet 41.5 h x 41.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.755
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.