Maryborough, Victoria, Australia born 1957


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1966

commissioner (organisation)

Big smoke, Mt Lyell 1989 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple stones Support: thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp upper left, 'VERITABLE PAPIER D'ARCHE SATINE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 30; plus 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Dean Bowen '89'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Big Smoke, Mt Lyell' '. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'VPW 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2142'
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 47.8 h x 67.4 w cm sheet 57.0 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 2002.431.2169
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: © Dean Bowen. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.