George BELLJohn LOANEAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, not titled [man playing double bass] Enlarge 1 /1

George BELL

Kew, Victoria, Australia 1878 – Toorak, Victoria, Australia 1966

  • France 1904-06
  • England 1906-20


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950



commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

not titled [man playing double bass] 1930 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne Melbourne, Victoria Victoria, Australia Australia
Creation Notes: 1993, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right, 'CMF [enclosed in circle]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition unknown; 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: signed lower right edge 'aELNiven'. not dated. not titled. inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'APW II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: no work number
Dimensions: plate-mark 21.5 h x 20.6 w cm sheet 56.0 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 2002.431.2506
Subject: Aboriginal Australians: Art exhibition
Image rights: © A. Niven
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.