Barbie KJAR

Burnie, Tasmania, Australia born 1957

  • United States 1988

Tattoo 2000 Place made: University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper drypoint, printed in light blue and dark blue/black ink, from two plates Support: thick cream wove Somerset paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower left and upper right, 'Somerset ENGLAND'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 5/25
Edition: edition of 25

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below image in black pencil, 'Barbie Kjar '2000'. Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '5/25'; titled lower centre (below image) black pencil, ' 'Tattoo' '
Dimensions: plate-mark 89.2 h x 77.1 w cm sheet 111.1 h x 77.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2003
Accession No: NGA 2003.69
Subject: Body decoration: Tattoo
Image rights: © Barbie Kjar
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Helen Maxwell (the artist's Canberra dealer), Canberra, 2003