William KELLYJohn LOANEVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOPPLAYBOX THEATRE COMPANY, Playbox from 12 May The execution of Steele Rudd by Harry Reade Enlarge 1 /1

William KELLY

Buffalo, New York, United States of America born 1943

  • Australia from 1969
  • United States 1970-75


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950



Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

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Playbox from 12 May The execution of Steele Rudd by Harry Reade 1983 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, Meat Market Craft Centre, 42 Courtney Street, North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, posters, ink; paper lithograph, printed in red and black ink, from two stones Support: thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: Signed lower right within image in pen and black ink, 'Kelly'.Dated lower left within image in pen and black ink, '1983'. Inscribed with edition details lower centre below printed image in pen and black ink, 'V.P.W. II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1746'
Dimensions: printed image 63.8 h x 48.0 w cm sheet
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1746
Subject: Theatre poster
Image rights: © William Kelly
Image rights: © William Kelly
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.