Lee J. DARROCHAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, A possum skin cloak for my sisters II Enlarge 1 /1


YortaYorta/MuttiMutti/Boon Wurrung peoples

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

A possum skin cloak for my sisters II December 2000 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick off-white wove handmade paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 10; plus 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Lee J. Darroch'. Not dated. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'A Possum Skin Cloak for My Sisters II' '. Inscribed lower left below printed image 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 1018'
Dimensions: printed image 39.5 h x 19.6 w cm sheet 42.0 h x 29.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1018
Image rights: © Lee Darroch, artist
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.