East Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia 1920 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999

Grahame KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1915 – 2008

printer, lithographic

  • England 1947-51
  • England, United States of America 1967-70


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1966

commissioner (organisation)

Seated nude 22 July 1986 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black/grey ink, from one zinc plate Support: cream wove Arches Satine 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left and upper right, 'Arches/ FRANCE [infinity symbol]'; blindstamp upper right corner, 'VERITABLE PAPIER D'ARCHES/ SATINE/SATINE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 30; plus 1 trial proof, 6 artist's proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Edition Notes: Produced in the Access Workshop. Printed on offset press at VPW
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'John Brack 86'.Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Seated Nude'.Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'APW 2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle] Printer's blindstamp lower right corner, 'GK' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1963'
Dimensions: printed image 63.4 h x 44.0 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 76.8 h x 56.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1963
Image rights: © Helen Brack
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.