Australia 1939 – 2010


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Yellow Tailed Black Cockatoo and Golden Guinea Tree 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, 'Yellow Tailed Black Cockatoo & Golden Guinea Tree'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'VPW Proof ' and lower left edge '(APW 2)'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2258'
Dimensions: printed image 39.5 h x 30.0 w cm sheet 56.5 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 2002.431.2258
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.