Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1912 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1994


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, lithographic


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Cockatoo. 1982 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, Meat Market Craft Centre, 42 Courtney Street, North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple plates; hand-coloured additions Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 24

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Mary MacQueen '82'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ''Cockatoo''. Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'V.P.W. Proof II 2nd State'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW [within rectangle]'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW1490'.
Dimensions: printed image 37.5 h x 45.0 w cm sheet 48.0 h x 57.5 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1982.0004 | impression | National Gallery of Australia | workshop proof 2
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1490
Image rights: Courtesy Paulette Calhoun, for the estate of Mary Macqueen
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.