Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia born 1942

  • England 1963-68
  • 1971-72
  • USA 1989


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

We know a way. The first Queensland beer belly championships 1984. 1984 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, Meat Market Craft Centre, 42 Courtney Street, North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick off-white wove Hahnemuhle paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, 'HAHNEMUHLE'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition unknown; 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'T. Coleing 1984'. not titled. inscribed with edition details lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'VPW Proof 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2626'
Dimensions: plate-mark 50.3 h x 100.2 w cm sheet 78.4 h x 107.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2626
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: © Tony Coleing
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.