Davida ALLEN

Charleville, Queensland, Australia born 1951

Martin KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer, intaglio


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)


commenced 1972

publisher (organisation)

The model art teacher July - September 1991
Collection Title: Close to the bone. Brisbane: Ray Hughes Gallery, 1991
Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, portfolios, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate; hand-coloured Support: cream wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'ARCHES/ FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof
Edition: edition of 40

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Davida Allen. '91' not titled. inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'APW'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right 'VPW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2713'
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.6 h x 22.3 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 28.0 h x 38.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2713
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.