Michael LEUNIGAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, A bird in the heart Enlarge 1 /1

Michael LEUNIG

East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1945


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

A bird in the heart 1991 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: thick off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right, 'Arches FRANCE' over infinity symbol
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 40; plus 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed verso lower right in black pencil, 'Michael Leunig'.Inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'APW 2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2602'
Dimensions: printed image 74.2 h x 49.4 w cm sheet 81.1 h x 63.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2602
Image rights: © Michael Leunig
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.