Ron QUICKVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Fool's paradise II Enlarge 1 /1


Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1947


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Fool's paradise II 1987 Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint, roulette, scraping and burnishing, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper right, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: Produced in the Access Workshop.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ron Quick '87'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Fool's paradise II'. Inscribed lower left belwo image in black pencil, 'VPW II'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1753'
Dimensions: plate-mark 59.3 h x 49.9 w cm sheet 80.3 h x 60.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1753
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.