Hamilton, Victoria, Australia born 1955


Australia 1948 – 1992

printer, lithographic


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Somewhere else 1986 Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: thick white wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right corner, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 12; plus 2 trial proofs, 2 artist's proofs, 1 printer's proof, 2 workshop proofs, 1 presentation proof

Edition Notes: Production funded by the Meyer Foundation.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Ruth Johnstone 86'.Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Somewher else'.Inscribed with impression details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'V.P.W. II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2659'
Dimensions: printed image 97.4 h x 60.4 w cm sheet (irreg deckle) 121.8 h x 81.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2659
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.