Robert ROONEYMartin KINGAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Frontispiece for The J.C. variations Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1937

Martin KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer, lithographic


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Frontispiece for The J.C. variations April - May 2002 Description: A portfolio of 12 lithographs, plus a frontispiece by Robert Rooney

Collection Title: The J.C. variations. Melbourne: Robert Rooney, 2002
Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, portfolios, ink; paper lithograph, printed in grey/black ink, from one stone [or plate] Support: thick white wove Magnani Pescia 1310/5 paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 20; plus 1 right-to-print proof, 2 artist's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower centre below text in black pencil, 'ROBERT ROONEY'. not dated. not titled. inscribed with impression details lower centre below text in black pencil, 'APW 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2464'
Dimensions: printed image 17.4 h x 7.1 w cm sheet 32.0 h x 24.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2464
Image rights: Courtesy of Tolarno Galleries
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.