Malvern, Victoria, Australia 1903
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1992
Home is the sailor
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from multiple blocks; screenprint Support: thin hot-pressed white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 27
Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Murray Griffin'. not dated.
inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '27/27'.
Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, ''Home is the Sailor'.
inscribed lower left corner in faded black pencil, '4'.
printed image 33.7 h x 45.6 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 51.0 w cm
: Purchased with assistance from the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2003 Accession No
: NGA 2003.60
- The artist untill his death in 1991.
- By descent to Nicholas Griffin, the artist's son, Melbourne, 1991.
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Eastgate Gallery, Melbourne, 2003.