Hobart, Tasmania, Australia born 1941

  • Europe 1986


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Black figs 1987 Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate; hand-coloured Support: thick off-white wove Lana paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left edge, '[sheep's head symbol]'
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 10; plus 2 trial proofs [1st & 2nd state], 2 workshop proofs

Edition Notes: Produced in the Access Workshop.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, '[illeg.] 87'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Black Figs'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'VPW II'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1278'
Dimensions: plate-mark 29.0 h x 43.6 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 65.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1278
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.