Clifton PUGH

Richmond, Victoria, Australia 1924 – Cottles Bridge, Victoria, Australia 1990

  • Israel 1972
  • tours to UK, Europe, China since 1970


Australia 1948 – 1992

printer, lithographic


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1955

printer's assistant


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Leda and the emu [2] July 1988 Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from two stones; hand-coloured Support: thick off-white wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, 'BFK RIVES/ FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 1
Edition: edition of 25; plus 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Clifton 88'. signed lower right verso in black pencil, 'Clifton Pugh'.not titled.inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'V.P.W. 1'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1651'
Dimensions: printed image 32.5 h x 46.5 w cm sheet 56.5 h x 72.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1651
Image rights: © the family of Clifton Pugh
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.