Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1938 – Melbourne, Australia 2009

  • UK, Europe, Morocco 1963-68
  • Italy 1981-83


Australia 1948 – 1992

printer, lithographic


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Convict hulk 1986 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 70; plus 8 trial proofs, 10 artist's proofs, 1 printer's proof, 2 workshop proofs

Edition Notes: edition documentation records that there were multiple state proofs of this print: 'STATES LIGHT PRINT 2 BLACK 1/1 1st STONE LIGHT PRINT 1 BLACK 1st STATE 1/7 - 7/7'. 2 states for working on with watercolour'.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Dunlop 86'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Convict Hulk'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'VPW Proof 2'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2137'
Dimensions: printed image 44.0 h x 49.5 w cm sheet 56.6 h x 69.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1289
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.