Bill MEYERVICTORIAN PRINT WORKSHOP, Faraway tree Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1942

  • England, USA 1972-79


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Faraway tree 1987
Collection Title: Faraway tree variations, a series of 5 screenprints. Melbourne, the artist, 1987.
Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from multiple screens Support: thick white wove C.M.Fabriano paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, 'CM 5 FABRIANO / 100% COTTON'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 30; plus 3 trial proofs, 1 right-to-print proof, 6 artist's proofs, 2 workshop proofs

Edition Notes: Produced in the Access Workshop. 5 editions in the set
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Bill Meyer'. not dated. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Faraway Tree'. inscribed with edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'VPW II'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2968'
Dimensions: printed image 94.4 h x 67.4 w cm sheet 100.0 h x 75.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2968
Image rights: © Bill (Chaim) Meyer
Image rights: © Bill (Chaim) Meyer
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.