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Australia born 1948


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Xanthorrhoea 1988 Place made: Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks, from two plates Support: thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/8
Edition: edition of 8

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Brooks 88'. Titled lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'XANTHORROEA'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'VPW II (II/VIII)' .
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right, 'VPW [within rectangle]'
Tertiary Insc: no work number
Dimensions: plate-mark 8.5 h x 6.2 w cm sheet 55.8 h x 37.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1975.15 | impression
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.3125
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.