Hobart, Tasmania, Australia born 1941

  • Europe 1986


Australia 1948 – 1992

printer, lithographic


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Pears 1989 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured Support: thick buff wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right, 'BFK RIVES [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 6; plus 1 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Lincoln 89'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Pears'.Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'VPW II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1866'
Dimensions: printed image 38.5 h x 33.8 w cm sheet 76.0 h x 56.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1866
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.