Davida ALLENNeil LEVESONNeil EMMERSONAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, (Mother feeding baby) Enlarge 1 /1

Davida ALLEN

Charleville, Queensland, Australia born 1951


Australia 1948 – 1992

printer, lithographic


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1956

printer's assistant

  • Europe 1987-88


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

(Mother feeding baby) 1989 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple stones Support: thick white wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left edge, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 20; plus 1 right-to-print proof, 4 artist's proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Edition Notes: APW record of colours used Pink Black Blue Yellow
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right within image in black pencil, 'Davida Allen '89'. not titled. inscribed with edition details lower left within image in black pencil, 'VPW PROOF 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1926'
Dimensions: printed image 56.5 h x 76.5 w cm sheet 56.8 h x 76.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1926
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.