Collien BOURKE


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Breaking dawn 1990 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from four copper plates Support: thick off-white wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, 'BFK RIVES'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 10

Edition Notes: Produced in the Access Workshop.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Colleen Burke '90'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Breaking down' '. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A.P.W. 2'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2288'
Dimensions: plate-mark (a) 14.0 h x 13.0 w cm plate-mark (b) 15.0 h x 13.0 w cm plate-mark (c) 9.0 h x 15.0 w cm plate-mark (d) 9.0 h x 14.0 w cm sheet 45.0 h x 57.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2288
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.