Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia 1966 – 2003

Martin KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer, intaglio


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1966

printer's assistant


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Murrukupwara and malakaninga July 1997 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink with plate-tone, from one plate Support: white wove Velin Arches 300gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper right 'ARCHES FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 30; plus 1 right-to-print proof, 3 artist's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'MARYANNE MUNGATOPI'. Not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'MURRUKUPWARA & MALAKANINGA' Inscribed with impession details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A.P.W. 2/2'
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2608'
Dimensions: plate-mark 89.4 h x 54.4 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 101.6 h x 67.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2608
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.