Ballarat, Victoria, Australia 1956 – 2011


Australia 1948 – 1992

printer, lithographic


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1955

printer's assistant


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Rigoletto 1988 Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from four stones Support: thick cream wove Arches Satine 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp lower right edge, 'VERITABLE PAPIER D' ARCHE SATINE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 100: plus 1 right-to-print proof, 10 artist's proofs, 4 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 8 presentation proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right within image in black pencil, 'David Larwill '88'. Titled lower centre within image in black pencil, ' 'Rigoletto' '. 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 1928'
Dimensions: printed image 76.0 h x 54.5 w cm sheet 77.0 h x 57.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1928
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.