Barbara HANRAHANJohn LOANEMary WrightVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Boy and girl Enlarge 1 /1


Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1939 – 1991

  • England 1963-64 and 1965-73


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950


Mary Wright


  • active Melbourne 1980s


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Boy and girl 1987
Collection Title: Prints by twenty-five Australian artists. Canberra: Australian National Gallery and Australian Bicentennial Authority, 1988.
Page: no.7.
Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Adelaide Melbourne, South Australia Victoria, Australia Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick off-white wove Velin Arches 250 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left edge, 'ARCHES' and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 80; plus 2 trial proofs, 1 right-to-print proof, 2 artist's proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Barbara Hanrahan 1987'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Boy and Girl'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'VPW II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2333'.
Dimensions: printed image 72.4 h x 54.2 w cm sheet 75.9 h x 57.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2333
Subject: Australia, Bicentennial, 1988
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.