Rod EWINS, Chopper 2. Enlarge 1 /1


Fiji born 1940

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

Chopper 2. 1973 Place made: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, embossing, printed in colour inks Support: medium-weight white wove Bockingford paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: edition of 4; plus 2 artists proofs

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Ewins 73'. Titled lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Chopper II'. Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A.P'. Inscribed with artist's blind stamp lower left below plate-mark, 'E [enclosed within rectangle]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 53.5 h x 77.5 w cm sheet 53.5 h x 77.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Artist 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.773
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Hobart, 1997.