Somerset, England born 1938

  • France 1961-63
  • Europe 1971, 1974-75
  • Australia from 1976

Martin KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer, intaglio


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

A vocabulary of dust - Simpson Desert 1993 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in colour inks, from three plates Support: thick off-white wove Velin Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 25; plus 1 right-to-print proof, 3 artist's proofs, 1 printer's proof, 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'John Wolseley 93'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A Vocabulary of dust - Simpson Desert'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below iamge in black pencil, 'APW 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner, 'APW [within rectangle]'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2639'
Dimensions: printed image 67.4 h x 76.8 w cm sheet 79.8 h x 88.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2639
Subject: Collection: The Australian Print Workshop [formerly Victorian Print Workshop] archive of Australian prints 1981 - 2002, acquired 2002.
Image rights: © John Wolseley. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2002, where the work was produced.