Robert ROONEYMartin KINGAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Monkey bars Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1937

Martin KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer, intaglio


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Monkey bars 1956 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Creation Notes: 2001, April - May, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, relief printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick cream wove Magnani Pescia 2030 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 25; plus 1 right-to-print proof, 2 artist's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '1956 - 2001... ROBERT ROONEY'. titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'MONKEY BARS'. inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'APW 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 838'
Dimensions: plate-mark 16.6 h x 12.4 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 37.8 h x 27.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.838
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: Courtesy of Tolarno Galleries
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.