Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia born 1942

  • England 1963-68
  • 1971-72
  • USA 1989


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Think I'll have fish and chips 1983 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 three stones Support: thick cream wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp upper right edge, 'VERITABLE PAPIER D'ARCHE SATINE' .
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition unknown; 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed dated and titled lower right centre below printed image in black pencil, ' 'Think, I'll have fish / and chips / T. Coleing 1983' '.Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'VPW Proof 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1708'
Dimensions: printed image 52.0 h x 74.0 w cm sheet 56.0 h x 76.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1708
Image rights: © Tony Coleing
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.