Ruth JOHNSTONEVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Burning bush Enlarge 1 /1

Ruth JOHNSTONE

Hamilton, Victoria, Australia born 1955

VICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Burning bush 1986 - 1987 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in grey ink, from one stone Support: thick grey wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left corner, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE ' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'RUTH JOHNSTONE 86/87'.Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Burning bush'.Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'V.P.W. II'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1414'
Dimensions: printed image 56.2 h x 46.0 w cm sheet (irreg deckle) 76.4 h x 56.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1414
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.