Rod EWINS, Aboriginal, Wailbri tribe. Enlarge 1 /1


Fiji born 1940

  • Australia from 1957
  • England, Europe 1963-65
  • USA 1976

Aboriginal, Wailbri tribe. 1965 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper line-engraving, printed in black ink and plate-tone, from one copper plate Support: thin off-white woveT.H.Saunders paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer’s mark.
Edition State: not published
Impression: workshop proof
Edition: edition of 4

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'R. Ewins '65'. Titled lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Aboriginal, Wailbri Tribe'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 19.4 h x 12.0 w cm sheet 37.0 h x 26.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Artist 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.732
Subject: Aboriginal Australians: Portrait, male
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Hobart, 1997.