Judy WATSONMartin KINGChristian CAPURROAUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Madame butterfly - an Australian story Enlarge 1 /1


Waanyi people

Mundubbera, Queensland, Australia born 1959

Martin KING

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1957

printer, lithographic

Christian CAPURRO

Dampier, Western Australia, Australia born 1968



commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Madame butterfly - an Australian story 1996
Collection Title: The Australian Operas 40th Anniversary Print portfolio
Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from two stones Support: thick cream wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'ARCHES [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 60

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'JUDY WATSON '96'.Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Madamme Butterfly, an Australian Story'.Inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'APW II'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2791'
Dimensions: printed image 55.5 h x 75.0 w cm sheet 56.0 h x 76.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2791
Image rights: © Judy Watson. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.