Clifton PUGH

Richmond, Victoria, Australia 1924 – Cottles Bridge, Victoria, Australia 1990

  • Israel 1972
  • tours to UK, Europe, China since 1970


Australia 1948 – 1992

printer, lithographic


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1955

printer's assistant


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Fighting cocks July 1988 Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from two stones; hand-coloured Support: thick off-white wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, 'BFK RIVES /FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 25; plus 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Clifton 88'. not titled.inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'VPW 2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1244'
Dimensions: printed image 32.0 h x 44.5 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 56.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1244
Image rights: © the family of Clifton Pugh
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.