Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1939

Martin KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer, intaglio


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Destruktion January - March 1994 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and lift ground aquatint, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: cream Velin Arches 270 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'ARCHES / FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 6; plus 1 right-to-print proof, 3 artist's proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 2 workshop proofs, 1 cancellation proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Sansom 94'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Destruktion'. Inscribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'APW2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle].
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2549'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 57.8 h x 77.0 w cm sheet 75.0 h x 92.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2549
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.