Maryborough, Victoria, Australia born 1957


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Blue factory September 1989 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in blue ink, from one plate Support: thick off-white wove Lana paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper left edge, 'LANA'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 10; plus 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Dean Bowen '89'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Blue Factory' '. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'APW2/2'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1504'
Dimensions: plate-mark 10.5 h x 16.0 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 56.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1504
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: © Dean Bowen. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.