Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1951


Australia 1948 – 1992

printer, lithographic


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

The tank 1988 Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in blue ink, from one plate Support: thick white wove Arches BFK Rives 250gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left edge, 'BFK RIVES/FRANCE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Deborah Russell 1988'Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'The Tank.'.Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'A/P V.P.W. II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1955'
Dimensions: printed image 47.5 h x 57.5 w cm sheet 56.4 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 2002.431.1955
Image rights: © Deborah Russell
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.