Hobart, Tasmania, Australia born 1941

  • Europe 1986


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Persimmons 1989 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured Support: thick off-white wove T.H. Saunders paper; hand-coloured
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower centre edge, 'T H SAUNDERS ENGLAND'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 12; plus 5 trial proofs, 1 right-to-print proof, 2 artist's proofs 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, '[illeg.] 89'.Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'persimmons'.Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'apw II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1370'.
Dimensions: printed image 25.8 h x 55.8 w cm sheet 56.0 h x 76.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1370
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.