Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1945

  • Europe 1973
  • 1977-78


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950

printer, intaglio


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Map 1 [The Map] 1987
Collection Title: Prints by twenty-five Australian artists. Canberra: Australian National Gallery and Australian Bicentennial Authority, 1988.
Page: no.19.
Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and foul biting, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thick off-white wove Hahnemühle 350 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left edge, 'HAHNEMUHLE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 80; plus 2 trial proofs, 1 right-to-print proof, 2 artist's proofs, 1 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Mike Parr 1987'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, ' 'Map' '. Inscribed with edition details lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'V.P.W. Proof 2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2331'
Dimensions: plate-mark 64.7 h x 57.4 w cm sheet 76.4 h x 57.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2331
Subject: Map Australia, Bicentennial, 1988
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.