William KELLY

Buffalo, New York, United States of America born 1943

  • Australia from 1969
  • United States 1970-75


Accrington, Lancashire, England born 1950

printer, intaglio

  • Australia from 1983


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Figure and still life (fragment) 1985 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in burnt umber, from one plate Support: thick grey wove Arches BFK Rives 300 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 50: plus 10 artist's proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Kelly'. Titled lower left side, next to image in black pencil, 'Figure & Still Life (Fragment)'. Dated upper right side, next to image in black pencil, '1985' Inscribed with edition details upper right side, above image in black pencil, 'V.P.W. Proof II'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1911'
Dimensions: printed image 44.5 h x 34.2 w cm sheet 76.2 h x 35.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1965
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: © William Kelly
Image rights: © William Kelly
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.