Leslie VAN DER SLUYSVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Pacific Heron and Banksia Robur Enlarge 1 /1


Australia 1939 – 2010


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Pacific Heron and Banksia Robur 1987 Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick white wove Arches 88 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper right edge, 'ARCHES 88 / FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: Produced in the Access Workshop.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Lesley van der Sluys 1987'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Pacific Heron and Banksia Robur'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'VPW Proof (B+W)' and lower left edge '7 [tick] (APW 2)'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2257'
Dimensions: printed image 35.5 h x 31.0 w cm sheet 56.0 h x 38.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2257
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.